Arias Family History

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Arias Name Meaning

Spanish: from the popular medieval personal name Arias which is probably of Germanic origin. Jewish (Sephardic): adoption of the Spanish family name.

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

Similar surnames: Carias, Aris, Aries, Arian, Urias, Frias, Armas, Arras, Trias, Fries

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Arias Family Origin

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Arias Family Occupations

What did your Arias ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Arias family was Keeping House. The most common Arias occupation in the USA was Laborer. 30% of Arias's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arias.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Farm

  • Keeping House


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Arias ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Arias Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 34,000 census records available for the last name Arias. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arias 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 23,000 immigration records available for the last name Arias. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Arias. For the veterans among your Arias ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arias Life Expectancy

What is the average Arias lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Arias life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Arias in 1942 was 57, and 69 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Arias ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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