Arnason Family History

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Arnason Name Meaning

Americanized form of Norwegian and Danish Arnesen or Swedish Arneson.

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

Similar surnames: Arneson, Arnson, Aronson, Arnesen, Larison, Jenson, Janson, Aasen

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Arnason Family Origin

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Arnason Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Arnason occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Arnason's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Arnason Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Arnason. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arnasoncensus 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 Arnason. 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 106 military records available for the last name Arnason. For the veterans among your Arnason ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arnason Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Arnason life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Arnason in 1962 was 64, and 75 in 2004.

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