Argueta Family History

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Argueta Name Meaning

Basque: topographic name from Basque argi ‘light’ + -eta ‘place or abundance of’, and so probably denoting a clearing.

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

Similar surnames: Arrieta, Ancheta, Iraheta, Archuleta, Trueba, Noguera, Arruda, Argue

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Argueta Family Origin

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Argueta Family Occupations

What did your Argueta ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Draper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Argueta. 29% of Argueta men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Argueta women worked as a Draper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Argueta were Jefe and Millinery

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Crossing Guard
  • Helper
  • Jefe

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Draper
  • Millinery

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

Argueta Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 747 census records available for the last name Argueta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Argueta 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 727 immigration records available for the last name Argueta. 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 18 military records available for the last name Argueta. For the veterans among your Argueta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Argueta Life Expectancy

What is the average Argueta lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Argueta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Argueta in 1959 was 51, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Argueta

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Argueta 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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