Mooty Name Meaning

Apparently of Irish or Scottish origin, but unexplained. It may be a variant of Moody. Possibly an Americanized form of German Mutig, a nickname meaning ‘cheerful’.

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

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Mooty Family Origin

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Mooty Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Farming

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mooty. The most common Mooty occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Mooty's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mooty family was Farming.

Source: Census data for Mooty | Data not to scale

Mooty Historical Records

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Mooty Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Mooty life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Mooty in 1945 was 26, and 64 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mooty

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