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Arcala Family History

Arcala Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Alcala, Arcila, Arcara, Scala, Arata, Araya, Cala, Karjala, Arana

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Where is the Arcala family from?

You can see how Arcala families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Arcala family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Arcala family living in Hawaii. This was 100% of all the recorded Arcala's in USA. Hawaii had the highest population of Arcala families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Arcala surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Arcala ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Arcala ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

What Arcala family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 62 census records available for the last name Arcala. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arcala census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 66 immigration records available for the last name Arcala. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 15 military records available for the last name Arcala. For the veterans among your Arcala ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Arcala lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2002, in the United States, Arcala life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Arcala in 1956 was 48, and 45 in 2002.

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