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Arbanas Name Meaning

Croatian and Serbian: ethnic name for an Albanian. Some bearers are from the village of Arbanasi near Zadar in Dalmatia, inhabited by Catholic Albanians who arrived in the 18th century, fleeing from the Turks.

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


Similar surnames: Athanas, Albanese, Albano, Arata, Arenas, Banas, Arana, Cabanas

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Where is the Arbanas family from?

You can see how Arbanas families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Arbanas family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1891 and 1920. The most Arbanas families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 5 Arbanas families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 16% of all the recorded Arbanas's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Arbanas families in 1920.
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What did your Arbanas ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Arbanas. 62% of Arbanas men worked as a Laborer. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    62%
  • Labor
    15%
  • Proprietor
    15%
  • Florist
    10%
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Census Records

There are 563 census records available for the last name Arbanas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arbanas census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 369 immigration records available for the last name Arbanas. 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 Cards

There are 210 military records available for the last name Arbanas. For the veterans among your Arbanas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Arbanas lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Arbanas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Arbanas in 1963 was 56, and 86 in 2004.

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