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Armistead Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a hermit’s cell, from Middle English (h)ermite ‘hermit’ + stede ‘place’.

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


Similar surnames: Armitage, Milstead, Bumstead, Hempstead, Grinstead, Anstead, Armstead

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Armistead Family Origin

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Armistead Family Occupations

What did your Armistead ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%

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Armistead Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Armistead ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Armistead Life Expectancy

What is the average Armistead lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, Armistead life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Armistead in 1953 was 32, and 76 in 2004.

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