Moot Name Meaning

Dutch: topographic name from mot(t)e ‘mott’ (Old French mote), a mound or small hill on which a castle keep was built. This occurs in a number of place names, for example La Motte in Lessen, Hainault province.

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


Similar surnames: Mont, Root, Mort, Most, Boot, Mott, Moat, Moon, Moore, Moos

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Moot Family Origin

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Moot Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    65%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Bank Dealer

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Moot family was Bank Dealer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moot. The most common Moot occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Moot's were Farmers.

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Moot Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Moot life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Moot in 1962 was 64, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moot

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