Arcila Family History

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Arcila Name Meaning

Spanish: in most cases probably a variant of a topographic name from arcilla ‘clay’ (Latin argilla).

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

Similar surnames: Arcia, Araiza, Avila, Archila, Aguila, Ariza, Artiga, Accola, Marcia

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Arcila Family Origin

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Arcila Family Occupations

What did your Arcila ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Dressmaker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Arcila. 25% of Arcila men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Arcila women worked as a Dressmaker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Arcila were Electrician and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Auto Mechanic
  • Back Hand
  • Electrician

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Dressmaker
  • Operator
  • Waitress

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

Arcila Historical Records

What Arcila family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 185 census records available for the last name Arcila. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arcila 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 289 immigration records available for the last name Arcila. 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 7 military records available for the last name Arcila. For the veterans among your Arcila ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arcila Life Expectancy

What is the average Arcila lifespan?

Between 1970 and 2004, in the United States, Arcila life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Arcila in 1970 was 35, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Arcila

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Arcila 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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