Arnow Family History

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Arnow Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): Americanized form of Aronov. Perhaps also an Americanized spelling of the French surname Arnaud.

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


Similar surnames: Arno, Aronow, Arrow, Arney, Narrow, Arko, Markow, Rannow, Orlow

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Arnow Family Origin

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Arnow Family Occupations

What did your Arnow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Keeping House and Attorney At Law were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arnow. A less common occupation for the Arnow family was Dressmaker. The most common Arnow occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 25% of Arnow's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Attorney At Law

    13%
  • Dressmaker

    13%

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Arnow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Arnow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arnow 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Arnow. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Arnow. For the veterans among your Arnow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arnow Life Expectancy

What is the average Arnow lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Arnow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Arnow in 1953 was 38, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Arnow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Arnow 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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