Artis Name Meaning

English: regional name for someone from the French province of Artois, from Anglo-Norman French Arteis (from Latin Atrebates, the name of the local Gaulish tribe). French: from Old French artis ‘woodworm’, Old Occitan arta ‘moth’, possibly applied as a nickname for someone suffering from a wasting disease, perhaps leprosy.

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

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Artis Family Origin

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Artis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Artis family was Keeping House. The most common Artis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Artis's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Artis.

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Artis Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, Artis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Artis in 1949 was 39, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Artis

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