Artist Family History

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Artist Name Meaning

Variant of English or French Artis.

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

Similar surnames: Artis, Artus, Baptist, Hartis, Ardis, Petitt, Haist, Hartill, Griest

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Artist Family Origin

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Artist Family Occupations

What did your Artist ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Ag Labr, Agricultural Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Artist. A less common occupation for the Artist family was Horseman (Al). The most common Artist occupation in the UK was Ag Labr. 17% of Artist's were Ag Labrs.

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  • Ag Labr

  • Agricultural Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Horseman (Al)


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

Artist Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Artist. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Artist 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 115 immigration records available for the last name Artist. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Artist. For the veterans among your Artist ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Artist Life Expectancy

What is the average Artist lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Artist life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Artist in 1962 was 54, and 68 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Artist 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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