Argenbright Family History

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Argenbright Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Erkenbrecht, from a Germanic personal name composed of Old High German erkan ‘pure’, ‘perfect’ + berht ‘bright’.

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

Similar surnames: Arganbright, Argabright, Gerbracht, Waybright, Armbrecht, Bright

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Argenbright Family Origin

Where is the Argenbright family from?

Argenbright Family Occupations

What did your Argenbright ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cooper and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Argenbright. The most common Argenbright occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Argenbright's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Argenbright family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Cooper

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Argenbright Historical Records

What Argenbright family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Argenbright. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Argenbright 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 175 immigration records available for the last name Argenbright. 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 512 military records available for the last name Argenbright. For the veterans among your Argenbright ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Argenbright Life Expectancy

What is the average Argenbright lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Argenbright life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Argenbright in 1946 was 37, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Argenbright

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Argenbright 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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