Aros Family History

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Aros Name Meaning

Hungarian (Áros): occupational name for a merchant, or a shopkeeper, from árus ‘seller’. Norwegian (Åros): habitational name from any of several farmsteads named Åros, from å ‘stream’ + os ‘estuary’. Spanish: apparently of Galician origin (Tui) and probably a topographic name related to aro ‘hoop’.

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


Similar surnames: Baros, Aro, Ares, Ros, Oros, Aris, Amos, Arcos, Arne, Boros

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Aros Family Origin

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Aros Family Occupations

What did your Aros ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Aros. 26% of Aros men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Aros women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Aros were Sheep Shearer and Department Manager

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    26%
  • Clerk
    4%
  • Delivery
    4%
  • Sheep Shearer
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    10%
  • Housework
    10%
  • Chambermaid
    5%
  • Department Manager
    5%

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

Aros Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Aros. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aros 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 798 immigration records available for the last name Aros. 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 649 military records available for the last name Aros. For the veterans among your Aros ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Aros Life Expectancy

What is the average Aros lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Aros life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Aros in 1945 was 33, and 52 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Aros

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