Moisan Family History

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Moisan Name Meaning

Breton and western French: from the old oblique case of the personal name Moïse, a French form of Moses.

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


Similar surnames: Moise, Morvan, Maison, Voisin, Morgan, Mohan, Milan, Moran, Mossman

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Moisan Family Origin

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Moisan Family Occupations

What did your Moisan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Moisan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 67% of Moisan's were Laborers. Laborer and House Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Moisan.

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  • Laborer

    67%
  • House Carpenter

    33%

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

Moisan Historical Records

What Moisan family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Moisan Life Expectancy

What is the average Moisan lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Moisan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Moisan in 1955 was 40, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moisan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moisan 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.

Famous Moisan Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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