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Arbaugh Family History

Arbaugh Name Meaning
Americanized form of German Arbach, a habitational name from any of several places called Arbach, as for example a village in the Rhineland, west of Koblenz, which is named from Middle High German ar(n) ‘eagle’ + bach ‘brook’. Compare Erbaugh.

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

67,412 Historical Documents with Arbaugh on Ancestry
10,188 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,473 Military Records
294 Immigration Records
6,771 Census and Voter Lists
48,686 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Arbaugh Families

  • Number of Arbaugh families
     39 - 75
     14 - 38
     1 - 13
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Arbaugh families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Arbaugh last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Arbaugh Family Origin

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Arbaugh Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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