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Armstead Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Armstead name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Armstead. 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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Armstead Family Origin

Where is the Armstead family from?

Armstead Family Occupations

What did your Armstead ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Coal Miner, Carter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Armstead. The most common Armstead occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 6% of Armstead's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Armstead family was Bolt Maker.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Carter

  • Blacksmith

  • Bolt Maker


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

Armstead Historical Records

What Armstead family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 31,000 census records available for the last name Armstead. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Armstead 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Armstead. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Armstead. For the veterans among your Armstead ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Armstead Life Expectancy

What is the average Armstead lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Armstead life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Armstead in 1946 was 31, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Armstead

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Armstead 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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