Archambault Family History

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Archambault Name Meaning

French: from an Old French personal name of Germanic origin, composed of Old High German ercan ‘precious’, ‘excellent’ (see Arcand) + bald ‘bold’, ‘daring’.

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

Similar surnames: Archibald, Armbrust, Thibault, Archambeault, Chenault, Arsenault

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Archambault Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Archambault name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Archambault. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • France


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Archambault Family Origin

Where is the Archambault family from?

Archambault Family Occupations

What did your Archambault ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cultivateur, Journalier and Rentier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Archambault. A less common occupation for the Archambault family was Commis. The most common Archambault occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 28% of Archambault's were Cultivateurs.

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  • Cultivateur

  • Journalier

  • Rentier

  • Commis


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

Archambault Historical Records

What Archambault family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 41,000 census records available for the last name Archambault. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Archambault 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Archambault. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Archambault. For the veterans among your Archambault ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Archambault Life Expectancy

What is the average Archambault lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Archambault life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Archambault in 1943 was 26, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Archambault

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Archambault 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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