Mosel Name Meaning

habitational name from any of several places so named, of unexplained etymology. topographic name from the Mosel river in western Germany, a tributary of the Rhine that rises in the Vosges and flows through Lorraine and then a deep, winding valley from Trier to Koblenz.

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


Similar surnames: Moser, Kosel, Most, Model, Moses, Mose, Mauel, Boesel, Motel, Morel

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Mosel Family Origin

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Mosel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    26%
  • Coke Burner

    5%
  • Filling At Furnace

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Coke Burner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mosel. A less common occupation for the Mosel family was Filling At Furnace. The most common Mosel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Mosel's were Farmers.

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Mosel Historical Records

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Mosel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Mosel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Mosel in 1961 was 59, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mosel

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