Armiger Family History

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Armiger Name Meaning

English: status name for a squire, from Latin armiger ‘bearer of arms or armor’ (from armas gerere ‘to bear arms’), which acquired the specialist sense ‘squire’.

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

Similar surnames: Armer, Angier, Rimer, Roger, River, Mager, Harriger, Parmiter

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Armiger Family Origin

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Armiger Family Occupations

What did your Armiger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Armiger family was Clerk In Court. Farmer, Carpenter and Carriage Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Armiger. The most common Armiger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Armiger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Carriage Maker

  • Clerk In Court


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

Armiger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Armiger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Armiger 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 Armiger. 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 Armiger. For the veterans among your Armiger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Armiger Life Expectancy

What is the average Armiger lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Armiger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Armiger in 1960 was 54, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Armiger 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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