Mossa Family History

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Mossa Name Meaning

Italian: perhaps a habitational name from Mossa in Gorizia province.

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

Similar surnames: Massa, Mosso, Rossa, Ossa, Moss, Musa, Motta, Sessa, Posa, Rosa

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Mossa Family Origin

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Mossa Family Occupations

What did your Mossa ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mossa family was Farm Laborer. Day Laborer, Boat Repairer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mossa. The most common Mossa occupation in the USA was Day Laborer. 33% of Mossa's were Day Laborers.

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  • Day Laborer

  • Boat Repairer

  • Butcher

  • Farm Laborer


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

Mossa Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mossa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mossa 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 Mossa. 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 374 military records available for the last name Mossa. For the veterans among your Mossa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mossa Life Expectancy

What is the average Mossa lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Mossa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Mossa in 1942 was 47, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mossa

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mossa 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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