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Moraes Name Meaning

Portuguese: topographic name for someone living among mulberry trees, from the plural of moral ‘mulberry’. Compare Spanish Morales.

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


Similar surnames: Morales, Morais, Moras, Montes, Mones, Fornes, Moores, Gorges, Moises

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Moraes Family Origin

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Moraes Family Occupations

What did your Moraes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Moraes occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Moraes's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    100%

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Moraes Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Moraes Life Expectancy

What is the average Moraes lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Moraes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Moraes in 1955 was 63, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moraes 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.

Famous Moraes Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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