Archdeacon Family History

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Archdeacon Name Meaning

English: occupational name from Middle English archedekene ‘archdeacon’ (Old English arcediacon, Old French arc(h)ediacne), probably denoting someone in the service of an archdeacon.

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

Similar surnames: Deacon, Arcidiacono, Archer, Anderton, Anderson, Marchman, Ardon

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Archdeacon Family Origin

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Archdeacon Family Occupations

What did your Archdeacon ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Archdeacon occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Archdeacon's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Alkali Lab and Billiard Marker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Archdeacon. A less common occupation for the Archdeacon family was Cabinet Maker.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Alkali Lab

  • Billiard Marker

  • Cabinet Maker


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

Archdeacon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Archdeacon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Archdeacon census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Archdeacon

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Archdeacon. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 757 military records available for the last name Archdeacon. For the veterans among your Archdeacon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Archdeacon Life Expectancy

What is the average Archdeacon lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Archdeacon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Archdeacon in 1964 was 77, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Archdeacon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Archdeacon 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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