Arther Family History

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Arther Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: shortened variant of McArthur.

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


Similar surnames: Arthur, Arter, Caraher, Cather, Archey, Anthes, Artley, Huther

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Arther Family Origin

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Arther Family Occupations

What did your Arther ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arther. A less common occupation for the Arther family was Farming. The most common Arther occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Arther's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    4%

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

Arther Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Arther. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arther 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Arther. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Arther. For the veterans among your Arther ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arther Life Expectancy

What is the average Arther lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Arther life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Arther in 1963 was 89, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Arther

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Arther 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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