Ares Family History

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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 Origin

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Ares Family Occupations

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In 1940, Laborer and Sander were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ares. 32% of Ares men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Jornalero
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Sander

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Ares Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Ares Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, 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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