Mooers Family History

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Mooers Name Meaning

patronymic from a short form of the Latin personal name Mauritius (see Morris). possibly a variant of Moor 2.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Moors, Moers, Boers, Goers, Moses, Moyers, Rogers, Moyer, Moes, Mones

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Mooers Family Origin

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Mooers Family Occupations

What did your Mooers ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Carpenter and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mooers. 15% of Mooers men worked as a Carpenter and 60% of Mooers women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mooers were Agent and Student

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Carpenter
    15%
  • Farmer
    15%
  • Clerk
    10%
  • Agent
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer
    60%
  • Housekeeper
    20%
  • Student
    20%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Mooers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Mooers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mooers census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 836 immigration records available for the last name Mooers. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Mooers. For the veterans among your Mooers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mooers Life Expectancy

What is the average Mooers lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Mooers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Mooers in 1951 was 39, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mooers

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