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Mosbacher Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from any of numerous places called Mo(o)sbach, named with Old High German mos ‘peat bog’ + bach ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Mohrbacher, Bacher, Horlacher, Mosbrucker, Rohrbacher, Brubacher

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Mosbacher Family Origin

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Mosbacher Family Occupations

What did your Mosbacher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mosbacher family was Carpenter. The most common Mosbacher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Mosbacher's were Farmers. Farmer, Book Keeper and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mosbacher.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Book Keeper

    6%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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

Mosbacher Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mosbacher Life Expectancy

What is the average Mosbacher lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Mosbacher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Mosbacher in 1955 was 61, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mosbacher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mosbacher 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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