Moosman Family History

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Moosman Name Meaning

Americanized form of the German topographic surname Moosmann, a variant of Moos 1 with the addition of Middle High German man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Mossman, Mersman, Moorman, Goodman, Goosman, Poorman, Osman, Messman

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Moosman Family Origin

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Moosman Family Occupations

What did your Moosman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Moosman occupation in the USA was Tailor. 29% of Moosman's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Moosman family was Keeps Clothing Store. Tailor, Blacksmith and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moosman.

View Census data for Moosman | Data not to scale

  • Tailor

    29%
  • Blacksmith

    14%
  • Cigar Maker

    14%
  • Keeps Clothing Store

    14%

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

Moosman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Moosman Life Expectancy

What is the average Moosman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Moosman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Moosman in 1962 was 75, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moosman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moosman 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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