Aries Family History

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Aries Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from either of two places in Kirkcudbrightshire named Airies (earlier written Aries, Aryes). French (Ariès): from the medieval personal name Yrieix, Latin Aredius, which was borne by a 6th-century saint, an abbot of Limoges.

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

Similar surnames: Ares, Ries, Aris, Darius, Arias, Pries, Marien, Arney, Armel, Armes

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Aries Family Origin

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Aries Family Occupations

What did your Aries ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Aries occupation in the UK was Ag Lb. 6% of Aries's were Ag Lbs. A less common occupation for the Aries family was Builder (Employg 62 Men & 3 Boys). Ag Lb, Boiler Maker and Boot Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Aries.

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  • Ag Lb

  • Boiler Maker

  • Boot Maker

  • Builder (Employg 62 Men & 3 Boys)


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Aries Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Aries. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aries 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 Aries. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Aries. For the veterans among your Aries ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Aries Life Expectancy

What is the average Aries lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Aries life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Aries in 1964 was 78, and 82 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Aries 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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