Moseley Family History

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Moseley Name Meaning

English: variants Mosley. The form Moseley occurs mainly in the West Midlands.

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


Similar surnames: Mosely, Mosley, Moxley, Hockley, Mousley, Moseby, Mozley, Mosey

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Moseley Family Origin

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Moseley Family Occupations

What did your Moseley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moseley. A less common occupation for the Moseley family was Farm Laborer. The most common Moseley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Moseley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

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

Moseley Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Moseley Life Expectancy

What is the average Moseley lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Moseley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Moseley in 1942 was 54, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moseley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moseley 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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