Arbogast Family History

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Arbogast Name Meaning

Southwest German and French (Alsace): from a Germanic name composed of arbi ‘inheritance’ + gast ‘stranger’. St. Arbogast was a 7th-century bishop of Strasbourg and is the patron saint of Alsace.

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


Similar surnames: Armagost, Gast, Armbrust, Bost, Bast, Arbo, Prast, Aronhalt, Provost

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Arbogast Family Origin

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Arbogast Family Occupations

What did your Arbogast ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Arbogast occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Arbogast's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Arbogast family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arbogast.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

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Arbogast Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Arbogast. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arbogast 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 Arbogast. 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 Arbogast. For the veterans among your Arbogast ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arbogast Life Expectancy

What is the average Arbogast lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Arbogast life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Arbogast in 1940 was 54, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Arbogast

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