Apostol Family History

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Apostol Name Meaning

Shortened form of Greek Apostolos. Spanish (Apóstol) and French: nickname for a pious or serious man, from Greek apostolos ‘apostle’ (Old French apostol, French apôtre; the Old French word was also used to denote the Pope). See also Apostle. Hungarian: from the old ecclesiastical personal name Apostol, a vernacular form of Apostolos.

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

Similar surnames: Apostolos, Apostle, Postle, Agoston, Poston, Postel, Pastor

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Apostol Family Origin

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Apostol Family Occupations

What did your Apostol ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Apostol.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

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Apostol Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 854 census records available for the last name Apostol. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Apostol 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 Apostol. 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 767 military records available for the last name Apostol. For the veterans among your Apostol ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Apostol Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Apostol life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Apostol in 1942 was 24, and 79 in 2004.

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