Moyle Family History

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Moyle Name Meaning

Cornish and Welsh: descriptive nickname meaning ‘bald’, from Cornish moyl, Welsh moel.

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

Similar surnames: Voyles, Mole, Boyle, Hoyle, More, Molek, Myler, Moye, Mele, Gole

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Moyle Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Moyle name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Moyle. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Moyle Family Origin

Where is the Moyle family from?

Moyle Family Occupations

What did your Moyle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Miner, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moyle. A less common occupation for the Moyle family was Coal Miner. The most common Moyle occupation in the USA was Miner. 30% of Moyle's were Miners.

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  • Miner

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Coal Miner


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

Moyle Historical Records

What Moyle family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 43,000 census records available for the last name Moyle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Moyle 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Moyle. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Moyle. For the veterans among your Moyle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Moyle Life Expectancy

What is the average Moyle lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Moyle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Moyle in 1942 was 39, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moyle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moyle 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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