Arps Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Arp. Americanized form of Erbes.

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

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Arps Family Origin

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Arps Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Foreman On R.R.

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1880, farmer, Foreman On R.R. and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arps. The most common Arps occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Arps's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Arps family was Laborer.

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Arps Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Arps life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Arps in 1963 was 75, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Arps

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