Moilanen Family History

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Moilanen Name Meaning

Finnish: from the Karelian personal name Moila (a form of Samuel) + the common surname suffix -nen. This is an eastern Finnish surname dating back to the 16th century.

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

Similar surnames: Hokkanen, Toivonen, Raisanen, Waisanen, Tolonen, Milne, Molander

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Moilanen Family Origin

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Moilanen Family Occupations

What did your Moilanen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Moilanen. 33% of Moilanen men worked as a Laborer and 35% of Moilanen women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Moilanen were Miner and Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver
  • Miner

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Cook
  • Housework
  • Servant

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Moilanen Historical Records

What Moilanen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Moilanen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Moilanen 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 999 immigration records available for the last name Moilanen. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 649 military records available for the last name Moilanen. For the veterans among your Moilanen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Moilanen Life Expectancy

What is the average Moilanen lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Moilanen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Moilanen in 1959 was 35, and 84 in 2004.

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