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Arons Family History

Arons Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Aarons. Latvian: from the personal name Arons.

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


Similar surnames: Amos, Aronson, Arone, Varon, Aron, Bronk, Armes, Hons, Aaron, Jaros

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Where is the Arons family from?

You can see how Arons families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Arons family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Arons families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 2 Arons families living in Georgia. This was about 22% of all the recorded Arons's in the USA. Georgia and 1 other state had the highest population of Arons families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Arons surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Arons ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Arons. 26% of Arons men worked as a Salesman and 24% of Arons women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Arons were Attorney and Laundress.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    26%
  • Proprietor
    16%
  • Laborer
    9%
  • Attorney
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    24%
  • Bookkeeper
    20%
  • Milliner
    10%
  • Laundress
    10%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Arons. 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 Cards

There are 617 military records available for the last name Arons. For the veterans among your Arons ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Arons lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Arons life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Arons in 1956 was 56, and 83 in 2004.

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