Arnson Family History

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Arnson Name Meaning

Variant of Scandinavian and German Arntson, or Norwegian and Danish Arnesen or the Swedish cognate Arnesson.

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

Similar surnames: Arneson, Arnason, Aronson, Karlson, Arntson, Arnzen, Arntsen, Jenson

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Arnson Family Origin

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Arnson Family Occupations

What did your Arnson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Arnson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Arnson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Arnson family was Gracer. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arnson.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Gracer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Arnson ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Arnson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Arnson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arnson 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 668 immigration records available for the last name Arnson. 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 177 military records available for the last name Arnson. For the veterans among your Arnson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arnson Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2003, in the United States, Arnson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Arnson in 1956 was 30, and 90 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Arnson 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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