Moster Family History

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Moster Name Meaning

Catalan: either a habitational name from Almoster in Tarragona, or an occupational name derived from most ‘unfermented grape juice’.

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

Similar surnames: Mosser, Hoster, Doster, Master, Moser, Poster, Morter, Most, Coster

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Moster Family Origin

Where is the Moster family from?

Moster Family Occupations

What did your Moster ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Wgn Mkr and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moster. The most common Moster occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Moster's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Moster family was Repairs Watches.

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  • Farmer

  • Wgn Mkr

  • Carpenter

  • Repairs Watches


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

Moster Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Moster. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Moster 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 739 immigration records available for the last name Moster. 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 637 military records available for the last name Moster. For the veterans among your Moster ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Moster Life Expectancy

What is the average Moster lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Moster life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Moster in 1950 was 38, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moster

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moster 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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