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Armas Family History

Armas Name Meaning
Spanish: from armas ‘arms’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of arms or a soldier.

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

51,921 Historical Documents with Armas on Ancestry.com
34,323 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
972 Military Records
4,299 Immigration Records
4,756 Census and Voter Lists
7,571 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Armas Families

  • Number of Armas families
     11 - 19
     4 - 10
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Armas families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Armas last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Armas census records

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Armas Family Origin

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Armas Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Armas

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Armas Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Armas census records

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Military Service by Armas

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