Arteaga Family History

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Arteaga Name Meaning

Basque: habitational name from any of several places in the province of Biscay named with arte ‘holm oak’ + the locative suffix -aga ‘place or group of’.

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

Similar surnames: Arriaga, Careaga, Fraga, Aliaga, Arena, Ortega, Arriaza, Astorga

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Arteaga Family Origin

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Arteaga Family Occupations

What did your Arteaga ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Arteaga. 29% of Arteaga men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Arteaga women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Arteaga were Bookkeeper and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Stone Mason
  • Auto Mechanic
  • Bookkeeper

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
  • Housekeeper
  • Linen Room Superthes
  • Maid

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

Arteaga Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Arteaga. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arteaga 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Arteaga. 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 438 military records available for the last name Arteaga. For the veterans among your Arteaga ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arteaga Life Expectancy

What is the average Arteaga lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Arteaga life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Arteaga in 1950 was 55, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Arteaga

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Arteaga 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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