Moberly Family History

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Moberly Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Moberley.

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

Similar surnames: Mabery, Maberry, Oberly, Douberly, Medbery, Kimberly, Mory, Berry

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Moberly Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Moberly name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Moberly. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Moberly Family Origin

Where is the Moberly family from?

Moberly Family Occupations

What did your Moberly ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Moberly occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Moberly's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Moberly family was House Painter. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moberly.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming

  • House Painter


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Moberly ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Moberly Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Moberly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Moberly 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 721 immigration records available for the last name Moberly. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Moberly. For the veterans among your Moberly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Moberly Life Expectancy

What is the average Moberly lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Moberly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Moberly in 1950 was 54, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moberly

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moberly ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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