Arroya Family History

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Arroya Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Arroyo, Arora, Araya, Arrow, Arya, Arola, Arruda, Arriola, Arroyave

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Arroya Family Origin

Where is the Arroya family from?

Arroya Family Occupations

What did your Arroya ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Arroya. 56% of Arroya men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Cook
  • Labor

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

Arroya Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 592 census records available for the last name Arroya. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arroya 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 369 immigration records available for the last name Arroya. 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 54 military records available for the last name Arroya. For the veterans among your Arroya ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arroya Life Expectancy

What is the average Arroya lifespan?

Between 1970 and 2001, in the United States, Arroya life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Arroya in 1970 was 91, and 75 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Arroya

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Arroya 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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