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Almas Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: from the plural of alma ‘soul’. Hungarian (Almás): from alma ‘apple’, hence an occupational name for a producer or seller of apples. Probably also a topographic name for someone who lived by an apple orchard.

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


Similar surnames: Almasy, Alma, Armas, Palma, Salas, Alban, Allman, Dimas, Fallas, Ambs

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Almas Family Origin

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Almas Family Occupations

What did your Almas ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Almas occupation in Canada was Farmer. 52% of Almas's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Almas family was Farmer Son. Farmer, Farmer'S Son and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Almas.

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Farmer'S Son

    10%
  • Labourer

    10%
  • Farmer Son

    7%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Almas ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Almas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Almas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Almas census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Almas. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Almas. For the veterans among your Almas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Almas Life Expectancy

What is the average Almas lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Almas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Almas in 1962 was 83, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Almas

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Almas ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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