Moye Name Meaning

English (Suffolk, Essex): unexplained. French: habitation name from Moye in Haute-Savoie. Dutch (de Moye): nickname from Middle Dutch moy, moeie, ‘fine’, ‘handsome’, denoting a well-dressed person or a dandy. Spanish: see Moya.

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


Similar surnames: Boye, Moy, Mole, Moya, Moyse, More, Hoy, Loye, Moyes, Noye

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Moye Family Origin

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Moye Family Occupations

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  • Barber

    100%

In 1881, the most common Moye occupation in Canada was Barber. 100% of Moye's were Barbers.

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Between 1946 and 2004, Moye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Moye in 1946 was 24, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moye

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