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Origins of the Armen surname

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About the Armens

We have a total number of 147 records for people with the last name Armen.

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Where do most Armens live?

In 1921, most Armens lived in Mid Wales.

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Interesting facts about Armens

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 89 records for the Armen surname. The oldest one dates back to 1910.

Who were Armens most likely to marry?

de Armens



Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Armens.

What are the most common Armen first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Armens

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Armens in 1921
Beatster Waterman Wife




Cigar Maker




General Servant


Common Male occupations for Armens in 1921
Coal Miner


Agricultural Labourer


General Labourer




Boat Hauler


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