Archer Name Meaning

English: from Old French arch(i)er, Middle English archere, hence an occupational name for an archer. This Norman French word partially replaced the native English word bowman in the 14th century. In North America this surname may have absorbed some cases of European cognates such as French Archier.

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List of People with Surname Archer

As far as we found, there are a total of 33,246 people with the surname Archer. Among these people surnamed Archer, there are around 1,393 different names, with an average of 23 people sharing the same name. John Archer, James Archer and David Archer are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Archer, with 614, 564 and 560 people respectively.

Furthermore, Our research has shown that Texas has the greatest number of people surnamed Archer, with a total of 2,849 people, and there are a total of 754 different names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Archer, with a total of 2,913 people and an average of 747 different names.