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

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Argue Family Origin

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Argue Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Producer Petroleum

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, 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. Farmer, Laborer and Producer Petroleum were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Argue.

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Argue Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Argue

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