When Moses Moon was born on 15 March 1822, in Clinton, Ohio, United States, his father, William Moon, was 26 and his mother, Anna Ratcliff, was 29. He lived in Ohio, United States in 1870. He died on 29 August 1887, in Jefferson Township, Clinton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Westboro, Clinton, Ohio, United States.
Irish: variant of Mohan .
English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Moyon in La Manche. Compare Mounce .
Americanized form of German Mohn or of some other similar (like-sounding) surname.