When Andres Moya Aguilar was born about 1804, in Barva, Heredia, Costa Rica, his father, Dionicio Moya, was 31 and his mother, Sebastiana Águilar, was 8. He married Josefa Campos Vargas on 12 November 1853, in San Ramón Nonato, San Ramón, San Ramón, Alajuela, Costa Rica. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 28 June 1893, in Palmares, Alajuela, Costa Rica, at the age of 90.
Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Juan, Manuel, Luis, Carlos, Miguel, Ruben, Jesus, Mario, Pedro, Roberto, Alejandro.
Spanish: habitational name from Moya in Cuenca, Valencia, Lugo, or the Canary Islands. Compare De Moya .
Catalan (Moyà): variant of Moià, a habitational name from Moià in Barcelona province, Catalonia (Spain), named in Late Latin as Modianus ‘(estate) of Modius’ (from Modius, a personal name derived from Latin modus ‘measure’).