Moura Name Meaning

Portuguese and Galician: habitational name from Moura in Beja, Portugal, or from any of the like named places in Galicia. Southern French: dialect variant of More 3.

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

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Moura Family Origin

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Moura Family Occupations

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  • Boatman

    50%
  • Keeping House

    50%

In 1880, Boatman and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Moura. The most common Moura occupation in the USA was Boatman. 50% of Moura's were Boatmans.

Source: Census data for Moura | Data not to scale

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Moura Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Moura life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Moura in 1947 was 50, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moura

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