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Antos Family History

Antos Name Meaning

Hungarian: from a pet form of Antal, Hungarian form of Anthony. Jewish (from Hungary): adoption of the Hungarian surname. Polish (Antosz); Czech and Slovak (Antoš): from a short form of the personal name Anton (see Anthony).

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

Similar surnames: Antosh, Anton, Antol, Ando, Antal, Janos, Santos, Manos, Banos

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Where is the Antos family from?

You can see how Antos families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Antos family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1851 and 1920. The most Antos families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 18 Antos families living in Illinois. This was about 22% of all the recorded Antos's in USA. Illinois had the highest population of Antos families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Antos surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Antos ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Antos. 31% of Antos men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Antos women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Antos were Clerk and Winder. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • New Worker
  • Miner
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Clerk
  • Winder
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Antos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Antos 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 784 immigration records available for the last name Antos. 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 760 military records available for the last name Antos. For the veterans among your Antos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Antos lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Antos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Antos in 1951 was 30, and 77 in 2004.

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