Archie Family History

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Archie Name Meaning

Scottish: from a short form of the personal name Archibald.

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

Similar surnames: Michie, Archey, Roche, Duthie, Che, Marchio, Paschke, Murchie, Arizpe

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Archie Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Archie name?

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

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  • England & Wales


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Benin/Togo


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Mali


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Archie Family Origin

Where is the Archie family from?

Archie Family Occupations

What did your Archie ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Archie. The most common Archie occupation in Canada was Laborer. 67% of Archie's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer


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

Archie Historical Records

What Archie family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Archie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Archie 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 895 immigration records available for the last name Archie. 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 Archie. For the veterans among your Archie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Archie Life Expectancy

What is the average Archie lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Archie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Archie in 1944 was 40, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Archie 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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