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Origins of the Mosher surname

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About the Moshers

We have a total number of 2892 records for people with the last name Mosher.

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Where do most Moshers live?

In 1921, most Moshers lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Moshers

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 155 records for the Mosher surname. The oldest one dates back to 1916.

Who were Moshers most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Mosher first names?

  • William
  • John
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Moshers

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Moshers in 1921
Colourest In Water


General Assistant


General Servant Domestic


Boot Worker


Cook (Domestic)


Common Male occupations for Moshers in 1921
Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


Farm Hands








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