Moyse Name Meaning

Jewish: variant of Moses. English (Devon and Norfolk) and French: from a medieval variant of the personal name Moses (Middle English Moise, Old French Moïse).

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

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Moyse Family Origin

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Moyse Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Clerk

    8%

In 1880, the most common Moyse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Moyse's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Moyse family was Clerk. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moyse.

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Moyse Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Moyse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Moyse in 1953 was 45, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moyse

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