Moyes Name Meaning

Scottish and English: from the Middle English personal name Moise (see Moses).

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


Similar surnames: Moses, Moye, Mores, Mayes, Bayes, Moles, Moes, Mozes, Mays, Moises

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Moyes Family Origin

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Moyes Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    27%
  • Merchant

    13%
  • Carriage Trimmer

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%

In 1881, Going To School, Merchant and Carriage Trimmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moyes. The most common Moyes occupation in Canada was Going To School. 27% of Moyes's were Going To Schools. A less common occupation for the Moyes family was Farmer.

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Moyes Historical Records

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Moyes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Moyes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Moyes in 1956 was 50, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moyes

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