Arnt Family History

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Arnt Name Meaning

Variant spelling of the German and Scandinavian surname Arndt.

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

Similar surnames: Arnet, Arn, Arent, Arnot, Arant, Arnst, Arendt, Arns, Arntz, Arzt

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Arnt Family Origin

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Arnt Family Occupations

What did your Arnt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Arnt family was Keeping House. The most common Arnt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Arnt's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arnt.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House


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

Arnt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Arnt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arnt 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 507 immigration records available for the last name Arnt. 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 Arnt. For the veterans among your Arnt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arnt Life Expectancy

What is the average Arnt lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Arnt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Arnt in 1963 was 72, and 80 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Arnt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Arnt 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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