Arena Name Meaning

Italian (southern) and Spanish: habitational name from any of numerous places named with arena ‘sand’, ‘sandy place’, also ‘arena’, ‘(bull) ring’.

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

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Arena Family Origin

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Arena Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    60%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Cigar Maker

    20%

In 1880, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Arena. The most common Arena occupation in the USA was Laborer. 60% of Arena's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Arena family was Cigar Maker.

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Arena Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Arena life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Arena in 1942 was 45, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Arena

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