Almas Family History

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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 1921, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Almas. 21% of Almas men worked as a Farmer and 7% of Almas women worked as a Blacksmith. Some less common occupations for Americans named Almas were Barber and Dogging

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    21%
  • Labourer
    13%
  • Carpenter
    5%
  • Barber
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Blacksmith
    7%
  • Bookkeeper
    7%
  • Clerk
    7%
  • Dogging
    7%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Almas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 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 1,000 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 602 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.

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