Arno Family History

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Arno Name Meaning

Italian (Arnò): from the medieval Greek personal name Arnos meaning ‘lamb’. From a reduced form of the Italian personal name Arnao (see Arnold). Dutch and German: from a short form of the personal name Arnout or Arnold. Respelling of French Arnaud.

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

Similar surnames: Arne, Arn, Arnao, Arko, Maro, Artz, Arbo, Arco, Aro, Marko

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Arno Family Origin

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Arno Family Occupations

What did your Arno ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Arno family was Dock Laborer. The most common Arno occupation in the UK was Carman. 13% of Arno's were Carmans. Carman, Cabinet Maker 1 Man 3 Boys and Coffee Tavern Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arno.

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  • Carman

  • Cabinet Maker 1 Man 3 Boys

  • Coffee Tavern Keeper

  • Dock Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Arno ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Arno Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Arno. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arno 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 Arno. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Arno. For the veterans among your Arno ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arno Life Expectancy

What is the average Arno lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Arno life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Arno in 1958 was 48, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Arno

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Arno 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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