Mooty Family History

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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


Similar surnames: Moy, Moon, Moody, Smoots, Moog, Motz, Mowdy, Moors, Motte, Mort

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Mooty Family Origin

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Mooty Family Occupations

What did your Mooty ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, 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. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mooty.

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Farming

    8%

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

Mooty Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mooty Life Expectancy

What is the average Mooty lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mooty

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mooty 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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