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Mosqueda Name Meaning

Spanish: probably a nickname from a derivative of mosca ‘fly’ (see Mosca ). Compare Mozqueda .

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


Similar surnames: Mosquera, Mesquita, Moquin, Esqueda, Moschella, Losada, Bosquez

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Where is the Mosqueda family from?

You can see how Mosqueda families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mosqueda family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Mosqueda families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 7 Mosqueda families living in Texas. This was 100% of all the recorded Mosqueda's in USA. Texas had the highest population of Mosqueda families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mosqueda surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mosqueda ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and House Work were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Mosqueda. 60% of Mosqueda men worked as a Laborer and 100% of Mosqueda women worked as a House Work. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    60%
  • Farmer
    14%
  • Orange Picker
    11%
  • Rubber Worker
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • House Work
    100%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Mosqueda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mosqueda census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mosqueda. 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 Cards

There are 512 military records available for the last name Mosqueda. For the veterans among your Mosqueda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mosqueda lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Mosqueda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Mosqueda in 1941 was 26, and 61 in 2004.

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