Ament Family History

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Ament Name Meaning

English: from an Old French personal name Amand, Amant (from Latin Amandus meaning ‘loveable’). German: variant spelling of Amend.

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


Similar surnames: Amendt, Avent, Agent, Mont, Valent, Dent, Gent, Arent, Amend, Lent

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Ament Family Origin

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Ament Family Occupations

What did your Ament ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Clerk Menistry Of Labor and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Ament. 13% of Ament men worked as a Clerk Menistry Of Labor and 34% of Ament women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ament were Owner Engineer Labourer Short Metal and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Clerk Menistry Of Labor
    13%
  • Clothing Manufacturer
    13%
  • Dock Labourer
    13%
  • Owner Engineer Labourer Short Metal
    13%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    34%
  • Hospital Day Worker
    17%
  • Housewife
    17%
  • Incapacitated
    17%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Ament Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Ament. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ament 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Ament. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Ament. For the veterans among your Ament ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ament Life Expectancy

What is the average Ament lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Ament life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Ament in 1949 was 45, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ament

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