Arakelian Family History

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Arakelian Name Meaning

Armenian: patronymic from the personal name Arak’eal, literally ‘sent’, i.e. ‘apostle’, a calque on Greek Apostolos.

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

Similar surnames: Avakian, Garabedian, Karapetian, Arslanian, Artinian, Krikorian

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Arakelian Family Origin

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Arakelian Family Occupations

What did your Arakelian ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Arakelian. 22% of Arakelian men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Arakelian women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Arakelian were Tailor and Office Work

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Tailor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Typist
  • Seamstress
  • Office Work

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

Arakelian Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Arakelian. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arakelian 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 Arakelian. 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 456 military records available for the last name Arakelian. For the veterans among your Arakelian ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arakelian Life Expectancy

What is the average Arakelian lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Arakelian life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Arakelian in 1951 was 80, and 91 in 2004.

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