Arent Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Arend. Altered form of German Arndt.

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


Similar surnames: Arenz, Arentz, Arens, Arnt, Arant, Arend, Arendt, Ament, Kren, Arno

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Arent Family Origin

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Arent Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Arent occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Arent's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arent. A less common occupation for the Arent family was Blacksmith.

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Between 1953 and 2004, Arent life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Arent in 1953 was 59, and 81 in 2004.

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