Archbold Family History

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Archbold Name Meaning

Northern English: variant of Scottish Archibald. This form of the name is especially common in Northumberland.

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

Similar surnames: Archibald, Harold, Archey, Rumbold, Bold, Harrold, Armfield, Reynold

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Archbold Family Origin

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Archbold Family Occupations

What did your Archbold ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Archbold family was Farmers Son. Book Keeper, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Archbold. The most common Archbold occupation in Canada was Book Keeper. 14% of Archbold's were Book Keepers.

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  • Book Keeper

  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Farmers Son


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

Archbold Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Archbold. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Archbold 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Archbold. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Archbold. For the veterans among your Archbold ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Archbold Life Expectancy

What is the average Archbold lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Archbold life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Archbold in 1953 was 59, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Archbold 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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