Moe Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads named Moe or (modernized) Mo, from Old Norse mór ‘plain’, ‘moor’, ‘heath’. Swedish: ornamental or topographic name from mo ‘sandy heathland’.

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

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Moe Family Origin

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Moe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Keeping House

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Moe family was Keeping House. The most common Moe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Moe's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moe.

Source: Census data for Moe | Data not to scale

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Moe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Moe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Moe in 1944 was 33, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moe

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