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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

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Argenbright Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Cooper

    15%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Argenbright family was Carpenter. 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.

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Argenbright Historical Records

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Argenbright Life Expectancy

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