Mox Name Meaning

Dutch: metronymic or patronymic from Mock 3; Walloon: nickname from Walloon moxhe ‘fly’ (Old French mosche, Latin musca), denoting an annoying, importunate person; habitational name from Moxhe in the province of Liège.

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

Similar surnames: Mol, Box, Moy, Fox, Goy, Mon, Mok, Hoy, Low, Max

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Mox Family Origin

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Mox Family Occupations

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In 1940, Salesman and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mox. 32% of Mox men worked as a Salesman and 50% of Mox women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mox were Farm Terrant and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Farm Terrant

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Stenographer

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

Mox Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 265 immigration records available for the last name Mox. 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 538 military records available for the last name Mox. For the veterans among your Mox ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mox Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Mox life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Mox in 1955 was 36, and 84 in 2004.

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