Arch Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone living by a bridge, from Middle English, Old French arche ‘arch’. Possibly Jewish: a translation into English of Bogen.

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

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Arch Family Origin

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Arch Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Arch family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arch. The most common Arch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Arch's were Farmers.

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Arch Historical Records

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Arch Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Arch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Arch in 1953 was 60, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Arch

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