Moffit Family History

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Moffit Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Moffatt.

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


Similar surnames: Moffet, Moffat, Moffitt, Moffett, Muffett, Moffatt, Coffie, Proffit

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Moffit Family Origin

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Moffit Family Occupations

What did your Moffit ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Moffit family was Carpenter. The most common Moffit occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Moffit's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moffit.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Moffit Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Moffit. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Moffit 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Moffit. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Moffit. For the veterans among your Moffit ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Moffit Life Expectancy

What is the average Moffit lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Moffit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Moffit in 1950 was 54, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moffit

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moffit 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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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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