Arnot Family History

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Arnot Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant spelling of Arnott. German: variant of Arnold.

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

Similar surnames: Arnet, Arnott, Arnt, Arndt, Arno, Parrot, Arnst, Jarnot, Barnet, Argo

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Arnot Family Origin

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Arnot Family Occupations

What did your Arnot ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Arnot occupation in the UK was Farmer. 4% of Arnot's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arnot. A less common occupation for the Arnot family was Coal Miner.

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  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Annuitant

  • Coal Miner


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

Arnot Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Arnot. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arnot 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Arnot. 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 Arnot. For the veterans among your Arnot ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arnot Life Expectancy

What is the average Arnot lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Arnot life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Arnot in 1956 was 65, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Arnot

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Arnot 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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