Moomaw Family History

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Moomaw Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Compare Mumau, Mumaw. This surname is found mainly in VA and OH.

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


Similar surnames: Mumaw, Moomey, Mashaw, Coombe, Moosman, Morar, Moffa, Mongan, Morman

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Moomaw Family Origin

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Moomaw Family Occupations

What did your Moomaw ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Moomaw family was Blacksmith & Farmer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moomaw. The most common Moomaw occupation in the USA was Farmer. 70% of Moomaw's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    70%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Blacksmith & Farmer

    3%

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

Moomaw Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Moomaw Life Expectancy

What is the average Moomaw lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Moomaw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Moomaw in 1942 was 44, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moomaw

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moomaw 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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