Moras Family History

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Moras Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the places named Moras, plural form of Mora.

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

Similar surnames: Mora, Moran, Moros, Moraes, Mars, Morea, Rodas, Moura, Maras, Moron

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Moras Family Origin

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Moras Family Occupations

What did your Moras ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Moras occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Moras's were Farmers. Farmer, Bookkeeper and Cashier In Grocery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moras. A less common occupation for the Moras family was Cook.

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  • Farmer

  • Bookkeeper

  • Cashier In Grocery

  • Cook


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

Moras Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Moras. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Moras 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Moras. 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 629 military records available for the last name Moras. For the veterans among your Moras ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Moras Life Expectancy

What is the average Moras lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Moras life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Moras in 1958 was 54, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moras

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moras 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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