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Mooers Name Meaning

patronymic from a short form of the Latin personal name Mauritius (see Morris). possibly a variant of Moor 2.

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


Similar surnames: Moors, Moers, Boers, Goers, Moses, Moyers, Rogers, Moyer, Moes, Mones

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Mooers Family Origin

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Mooers Family Occupations

What did your Mooers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mooers family was Farm Laborer. The most common Mooers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Mooers's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mooers.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Mooers Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mooers Life Expectancy

What is the average Mooers lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Mooers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Mooers in 1951 was 39, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mooers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mooers 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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