Argue Family History

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Argue Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Argoud or Argaud (from the Germanic personal name Argwald ‘fierce governor’) or Argoux (from the Germanic personal name Argwulf ‘raging wolf’). Irish: probably from Gaelic Mac Giolla Fhearga ‘son of the servant of (Saint) Fearga’. In Ireland this name is found mainly in Co. Cavan and may also appear as McIlhargy (see McHargue).

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


Similar surnames: Angus, Bogue, Agle, Logue, Pigue, Ergle, Angle, Argyle, Rue, Brue

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Argue Family Origin

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Argue Family Occupations

What did your Argue ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Producer Petroleum were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Argue. The most common Argue occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Argue's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Argue family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Producer Petroleum

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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

Argue Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Argue. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Argue 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Argue. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Argue. For the veterans among your Argue ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Argue Life Expectancy

What is the average Argue lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Argue life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Argue in 1962 was 81, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Argue

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Argue 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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