Arterburn Family History

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Arterburn Name Meaning

Of uncertain origin. It invites the interpretation ‘Arthur’s burn,’ but no place with such a name is known in the British Isles, and the surname is not found in current records. It may well be a variant of Atteberry.

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


Similar surnames: Waterbury, Arreguin, Attebury, Atterbury, Achterberg, Arters, Arter

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Arterburn Family Origin

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Arterburn Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Arterburn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 72% of Arterburn's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Arterburn family was House Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arterburn.

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  • Farmer

    72%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Barber

    2%
  • House Carpenter

    2%

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Arterburn Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Arterburn. For the veterans among your Arterburn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arterburn Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Arterburn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Arterburn in 1947 was 55, and 71 in 2004.

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