Archey Family History

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Archey Name Meaning

English: probably from a variant of Archer, but in some cases it could be of Scottish origin, from a pet form of Archibald.

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


Similar surnames: Archer, Larcher, Arey, Acey, Richey, Archie, Schey, Parcher, Trahey

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Archey Family Origin

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Archey Family Occupations

What did your Archey ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Archey. 30% of Archey men worked as a Laborer and 18% of Archey women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Archey were Mechanic and House Work

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    30%
  • Farmer
    16%
  • Truck Driver
    9%
  • Mechanic
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    18%
  • Clerk
    11%
  • Maid
    11%
  • House Work
    11%

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

Archey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Archey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Archey 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 201 immigration records available for the last name Archey. 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 Archey. For the veterans among your Archey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Archey Life Expectancy

What is the average Archey lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Archey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Archey in 1956 was 54, and 70 in 2004.

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