Ares Name Meaning

Galician: probably a habitational name from places called Ares, in the provinces of A Coruña and Lugo in Galicia, either from the plural of ar ‘wind’, ‘air’ (compare Buenos Aires, Galician Bos Ares), or from the medieval personal name Arias (Aires), which is probably of Germanic origin.

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


Similar surnames: Aris, Bares, Ames, Aries, Aros, Mares, Vales, Ades, Arel, Lares

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Ares Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Farm Hand

    11%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Knobler

    11%

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Ares Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, Ares life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Ares in 1949 was 63, and 67 in 2004.

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