Mosco Name Meaning

Italian and Spanish: from mosco ‘mosquito’, ‘gnat’, hence a nickname for a small, annoying, or persistent person. Americanized form of Greek Moschos, Moskos, from the personal name Moskhos, Moskos ‘sweet-smelling’, ‘fragrant’, from moskhos ‘musk’, from Persian moshk ‘musk’. This name is also found in compounds such as Moskogiannis ‘musky John’, Moskopoulos ‘musky Paul’, Moskolias ‘musky Elias’.

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


Similar surnames: Mosso, Bosco, Mosca, Cosco, Musto, Vesco, Hosch, Vasco, Fosco, Misko

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Mosco Family Origin

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Mosco Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Works In Singers

    33%

In 1880, the most common Mosco occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Mosco's were Farmers. Farmer and Works In Singers were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mosco.

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Mosco life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Mosco in 1949 was 58, and 59 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mosco

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