Arcos Family History

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Arcos Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of several places called Arcos or Los Arcos, with reference to their arches or arcades.

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

Similar surnames: Arco, Aros, Arce, Rios, Marcos, Ares, Arras, Barros, Larios, Aris

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Arcos Family Origin

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Arcos Family Occupations

What did your Arcos ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Painter and Farm Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Arcos. 34% of Arcos men worked as a Painter

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Painter
  • Farm Laborer
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Laborer

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

Arcos Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Arcos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arcos 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 Arcos. 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 111 military records available for the last name Arcos. For the veterans among your Arcos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arcos Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Arcos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Arcos in 1963 was 33, and 73 in 2004.

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