Moen Name Meaning

Dutch: from a short form of the personal name Simo(e)n (see Simon). Belgian (van Moen): habitational name for someone from Moen in West Flanders. Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads all over Norway, so named from the definite singular form of mo, from Old Norse mór ‘plain’, ‘moor’, ‘heath’.

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


Similar surnames: Moe, Hoen, Mogen, Oen, Molen, Boen, Moes, Roen, Moren, Oren

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Moen Family Origin

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Moen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    65%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Works On Farm

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Moen family was Works On Farm. The most common Moen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Moen's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moen.

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Moen Historical Records

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Moen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Moen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Moen in 1951 was 59, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moen

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