Mossbarger Family History

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Mossbarger Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Mossberger, a topographic name for someone who lived near a hill in a swampy area, from Middle High German mos ‘swamp’ + berg ‘hill’, ‘mountain’.

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


Similar surnames: Mossholder, Mosbacher, Mossberg, Mohrbacher, Hornberger, Hartbarger

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Mossbarger Family Origin

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Mossbarger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    68%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Graser

    5%
  • Housekeeper

    5%

In 1880, the most common Mossbarger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 68% of Mossbarger's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Graser were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mossbarger. A less common occupation for the Mossbarger family was Housekeeper.

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Mossbarger Historical Records

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Mossbarger Life Expectancy

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