Von Arx Family History

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Von Arx Name Meaning

Swiss German: habitational name for someone from Arx, a place near Basel in Switzerland.

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


Similar surnames: Von Bank, Van Ark, Von Berg, Bongard, Von Wald, Hoar, Conard, Loncar

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Von Arx Family Origin

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Von Arx Family Occupations

What did your Von Arx ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Von Arx occupation in the USA was Confectioner. 33% of Von Arx's were Confectioners. A less common occupation for the Von Arx family was Laborer. Confectioner and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Von Arx.

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  • Confectioner

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

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Von Arx Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Von Arx Life Expectancy

What is the average Von Arx lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Von Arx life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Von Arx in 1957 was 62, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Von Arx

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Von Arx 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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