Arntson Family History

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Arntson Name Meaning

North German and Scandinavian: patronymic from the personal name Arn(d)t (see Arndt).

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

Similar surnames: Arntzen, Arntsen, Arntz, Arnesen, Arnson, Ritson, Anthon, Anson

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Arntson Family Origin

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Arntson Family Occupations

What did your Arntson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Arntson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Arntson's were Farmers. Farmer, Book Keeper and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arntson. A less common occupation for the Arntson family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Book Keeper

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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Arntson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Arntson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arntson 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 396 immigration records available for the last name Arntson. 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 397 military records available for the last name Arntson. For the veterans among your Arntson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arntson Life Expectancy

What is the average Arntson lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Arntson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Arntson in 1960 was 47, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Arntson

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