Moher Name Meaning

Irish (western County Waterford and eastern County Cork): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Mochair ‘descendant of Mochar’, from mochar ‘place overgrown with brushwood’.

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

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Moher Family Origin

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Moher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Painter

    8%
  • Baker

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Moher family was Baker. The most common Moher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Moher's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moher.

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Moher Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Moher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Moher in 1958 was 53, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moher

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