Arrieta Family History

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Arrieta Name Meaning

Basque: habitational name from any of the places called Arrieta, for example in the provinces of Araba, Biscay, Gipuzkoa and Navarre, from Basque arri ‘stone’ + the suffix -eta ‘place or group of’.

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


Similar surnames: Arriola, Arriaga, Arriaza, Argueta, Murrieta, Reta, Ariza, Iraheta

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Arrieta Family Origin

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Arrieta Family Occupations

What did your Arrieta ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Arrieta. 38% of Arrieta men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Arrieta women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Arrieta were Attendant and Bookeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    38%
  • Farmer
    6%
  • Accountant
    4%
  • Attendant
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    12%
  • Seamstress
    12%
  • Servant
    12%
  • Bookeeper
    6%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Arrieta Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Arrieta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arrieta 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Arrieta. 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 314 military records available for the last name Arrieta. For the veterans among your Arrieta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arrieta Life Expectancy

What is the average Arrieta lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Arrieta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Arrieta in 1959 was 45, and 67 in 2004.

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