Moskowitz Family History

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Moskowitz Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): Germanized form of a Slavic patronymic from the Yiddish personal name Moshke, a pet form of Moshe (see Moses).

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

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Moskowitz Family Origin

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Moskowitz Family Occupations

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  • Cigar Manufacturer

    17%
  • Clothing

    17%
  • Dealer In Hats

    17%
  • Grocer

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Moskowitz family was Grocer. Cigar Manufacturer, Clothing and Dealer In Hats were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moskowitz. The most common Moskowitz occupation in the USA was Cigar Manufacturer. 17% of Moskowitz's were Cigar Manufacturers.

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Moskowitz Historical Records

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Moskowitz Life Expectancy

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