When Franciscus Ignatius Mossbacher was born on 15 February 1821, in Bavaria, Germany, his father, Jakob Mosbacher, was 30 and his mother, Catharina Barbara Vogt, was 32. He had at least 1 son and 5 daughters with Mary Buerkett. He died on 31 December 1890, in Red Bud, Randolph, Illinois, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Red Bud, Randolph, Illinois, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: Jewish Moshe, Aryeh, Chaim, Gerson.
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from any of numerous places called Mo(o)sbach, named with Old High German mos ‘peat bog’ + bach ‘stream’.