Arakelian Family History

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Arakelian Name Meaning

Armenian: patronymic from the personal name Arak’eal, literally ‘sent’, i.e. ‘apostle’, a calque on Greek Apostolos.

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

Similar surnames: Avakian, Garabedian, Karapetian, Arslanian, Artinian, Krikorian

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Arakelian Family Origin

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Arakelian Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Arakelian occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 100% of Arakelian's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House


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Arakelian Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Arakelian. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arakelian census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Arakelian. 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 Card

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

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Arakelian Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Arakelian life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Arakelian in 1951 was 80, and 91 in 2004.

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