Moglia Family History

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Moglia Name Meaning

Italian: probably a topographic name for someone in a swampy area, from Sicilian moghia ‘mud’, ‘mire’, or Italian moia ‘marshy’, ‘boggy’.

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

Similar surnames: Muglia, Puglia, Neglia, Goglia, Paglia, Melia, Foglio, Golia, Molin

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Moglia Family Origin

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Moglia Family Occupations

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In 1880, Fruit Dealer and Retail Grocer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Moglia. The most common Moglia occupation in the USA was Fruit Dealer. 50% of Moglia's were Fruit Dealers.

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  • Fruit Dealer

  • Retail Grocer


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Moglia Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Moglia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Moglia 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Moglia. 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 348 military records available for the last name Moglia. For the veterans among your Moglia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Moglia Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Moglia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Moglia in 1953 was 44, and 80 in 2004.

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