Moxon Family History

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Moxon Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): metronymic from the medieval personal name Mag(ge), a reduced form of Margaret (see Margeson); but in some cases a patronymic from the Old English personal name Mocca.

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

Similar surnames: Moon, Mixon, Moron, Molin, Moran, Macon, Mason, Coxon, Oxton, Dixon

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Moxon Family Origin

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Moxon Family Occupations

What did your Moxon ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Moxon occupation in Canada was Farmer. 47% of Moxon's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Moxon family was G T R Conductor. Farmer, Carpenter and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moxon.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Clerk

  • G T R Conductor


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Moxon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 52,000 census records available for the last name Moxon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Moxon 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Moxon. 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 Moxon. For the veterans among your Moxon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Moxon Life Expectancy

What is the average Moxon lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Moxon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Moxon in 1946 was 47, and 87 in 2004.

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