Ator Family History

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Ator Name Meaning

Dutch or German: variant of Ater. Filipino: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Ater, Astor, Pater, Cator, Aton, Tator, Water, Sutor, Star, Sanor

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Ator Family Origin

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Ator Family Occupations

What did your Ator ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ator family was Farm Laborer. The most common Ator occupation in the USA was Farmer. 83% of Ator's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ator.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Hand

  • Farm Laborer


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

Ator Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Ator. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ator 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 85 immigration records available for the last name Ator. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Ator. For the veterans among your Ator ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ator Life Expectancy

What is the average Ator lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Ator life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Ator in 1961 was 44, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ator

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ator 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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