Arciniega Family History

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Arciniega Name Meaning

Castilianized form of Basque Artziniega, a habitational name from a place in Araba province named Artziniega, from Basque artzain ‘shepherd’ + (h)egi ‘ridge’ + the article suffix -a.

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

Similar surnames: Aguiniga, Arriaga, Arechiga, Aguinaga, Arrieta, Archuleta, Breining

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Arciniega Family Origin

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Arciniega Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Arciniega occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 100% of Arciniega's were Keeping Houses.

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Arciniega Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Arciniega. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arciniega 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 584 immigration records available for the last name Arciniega. 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 274 military records available for the last name Arciniega. For the veterans among your Arciniega ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arciniega Life Expectancy

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Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Arciniega life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Arciniega in 1966 was 88, and 64 in 2004.

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