Armas Family History

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Armas Name Meaning

Spanish: from armas ‘arms’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of arms or a soldier.

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

Similar surnames: Almas, Arras, Arias, Armato, Alma, Armes, Arman, Aguas, Paras, Army

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Armas Family Origin

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Armas Family Occupations

What did your Armas ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Armas. 29% of Armas men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Cook
  • Operator

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework

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

Armas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Armas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Armas 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Armas. 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 978 military records available for the last name Armas. For the veterans among your Armas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Armas Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Armas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Armas in 1955 was 27, and 67 in 2004.

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