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|Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 12387 people with the Archer surname? In that year Archer was ranked number 329 for popularity in the UK.|
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"ARCHER. This is an English rather than a Scottish surname, and there were few families of the name in Scotland until within a recent period. Patrick le Archer of the county of Are rendered homage in 1296 (Bain, n, p. 202), John Archer was vicar of Carrale in 1413 (RPSA., p. 18), and in 1433 there is record of demission of a toft in Portyncrag to Michael Archer (RAA., n, 63). Thomas Archer was treasurer of Brechin in 1439 (REB., i, p. 87), and Jhonne Archar is in record in Scone, 1551 (Rollok, 99). The name is also found in Edinburgh in the sixteenth century, and occurs in Haddington in 1543 as Archear. William Archer (1856-1924), dramatic critic and translator of Ibsen, was born in Perth. "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)
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|Did you know that there are currently 15501 people with the Archer surname in the UK? Archer is now ranked number 361 for popularity in the UK.|
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|Did you know that there are currently 36459 people with the Archer surname in the USA? Archer is ranked number 145 for popularity in the USA.|
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|Jeffrey Archer||Jeffrey Howard Archer, Baron Archer of Weston-super-Mare (born 15 April 1940) is an English author, actor, playwright, convicted criminal, and former politician.|
|Dennis Archer||Dennis Wayne Archer (born January 1, 1942) is an American lawyer and politician from Michigan.|
|Anne Archer||Anne Archer (born August 24, 1947) is an American actress.|
|William Archer||William Archer (23 September 1856 ? 27 December 1924), Scottish critic, was born in Perth, and was educated at the University of Edinburgh, where he received the degree of M.|
|Frederick J. Archer||Frederick James "Fred" Archer (January 11, 1857 ? November 8, 1886) was an English flat race jockey who was the most successful sportsman in horse racing during the Victorian era.|
|Melissa Archer||Melissa Archer (born December 2, 1979 in Dallas, Texas) is an American soap opera actress.|
|Colin Archer||Colin Archer (22 July 1832 ? 3 February 1921) was a naval architect and shipbuilder from Larvik, Norway.|
|Frederick Scott Archer||Frederick Scott Archer (1813?1857) invented the photographic collodion process which preceded the modern gelatin emulsion.|
|Jimmy Archer||James Patrick Archer (May 13 1883 ? March 29 1958) was an Irish-born catcher in Major League Baseball who spent nearly his entire career with four National League teams, primarily the Chicago Cubs, for whom he played from 1909 to 1917.|
|Tasmin Archer||Tasmin Archer (b.|
|Gem Archer||Gem Archer (pronounced with a hard 'G', like 'Guitar') (born Colin Murray Archer on 7 December 1966 in Durham, County Durham, England), is an English musician best known for his work with Heavy Stereo and Oasis.|
|John Archer||John Richard Archer (8 June 1863 ? July 1932) was a British race and political activist.|
|Beverly Archer||Beverly Archer (born July 19, 1948) is an American actress.|
|George Archer||George William Archer (October 1, 1939 ? September 25, 2005) was an American golfer who won twelve events on the PGA Tour, including one major championship.|
|Gleason Archer||Gleason Leonard Archer, Jr.|
|Thomas Archer||Thomas Archer (1668?1743) was an English Baroque architect, whose work is somewhat overshadowed by that of his contemporaries Sir John Vanbrugh and Nicholas Hawksmoor.|
|Alfred Archer||Alfred German Archer (6 December 1871 in Richmond, Surrey, England ? 15 July 1935 in Seaford, Sussex, England) was a cricketer who played for Worcestershire in 1900 and 1901.|
|Stevenson Archer||Stevenson Archer (February 28, 1827 ? August 2, 1898) was a U.|
|Stevenson Archer||Stevenson Archer (October 11, 1786 ? June 26, 1848) was a United States Representative from Maryland, representing the sixth district from 1811 to 1817, and the seventh district from 1819 to 1821.|
|John Archer||John Archer (May 5, 1741 ? September 28, 1810) was a U.|
|Ron Archer||"This article is about the cricket player.|
|John Hall Archer||John Hall Archer, OC, SOM (July 11, 1914 ? April 5, 2004) was a Canadian librarian, historian, civil servant, and the first President of the University of Regina.|
|Thomas Archer||Thomas Archer CMG (27 February 1823 ? 9 December 1905) was a pioneer pastoralist and Agent General for Queensland (Australia).|
|James J. Archer||James Jay Archer (December 19, 1817 ? October 24, 1864) was a lawyer and an officer in the United States Army during the Mexican-American War, and he later served as a general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War.|
|Dan Archer||Dan Archer (born 1944-09-29 in Grand Rapids, Michigan) was a college and professional American football player.|
|Geoffrey Archer||Geoffrey Archer is a fiction writer from London, England.|
|David Archer||David Mark Archer (born February 15, 1962 in Fayetteville, North Carolina) is a former professional American football player.|
|Johnny Archer||Johnny Archer (born 12 November 1968 in Waycross, Georgia) is an American professional pool player.|
|Barry Archer||Barry John Archer (born 21 June 1977 in Dublin, Republic of Ireland) is an Irish cricketer.|
|Raymond LeRoy Archer||Raymond LeRoy Archer was an American bishop of The Methodist Church, elected in 1950.|
|Bert Archer||Bert Archer (born 1968) is a Canadian author, journalist, travel writer, essayist and critic.|
|Bob Archer||Archie "Bob" Archer (7 March 1899 ? 1982) was a football (soccer) Left Half Back.|
|Bertram Stuart Trevelyan Archer||Colonel Bertram Stuart Trevelyan Archer GC OBE ERD** (born 3 February 1915) is the oldest living recipient of the George Cross, the highest British (and Commonwealth) medal for gallantry not in the face of the enemy.|
|John Archer||John Archer (born June 18, 1941 in Biddulph, Staffordshire) was a former professional footballer who played as a forward for five professional teams, before becoming manager of Sandbach Ramblers.|
|Lee Archer||Lee Archer (born 6 November 1972) is an English former professional footballer who played as a midfielder.|
|Alex Archer||Alexander "Sandy" Archer (1 May 1911?? 29 July 1997) was an ice hockey right winger who played in the English National League for the Wembley Lions.|
|Kirby Logan Archer||Kirby Logan Archer is an American citizen who was found adrift in circumstances that triggered suspicion.|
|Richard Archer||Richard John Archer is the frontman of UK indie-rock band Hard-Fi.|
|Arthur Archer||Arthur Archer (1874 ? 1940) was an English professional association footballer who played as a full-back.|
|Troy Archer||James Troy Archer (January 16, 1955 ? June 22, 1979) was an American football defensive tackle who played three seasons in the National Football League for the New York Giants.|
|Brandon Archer||Brandon Archer (born October 30, 1983 in) is an American football linebacker who is currently a free agent.|
|Tony Archer||Anthony John Archer (b.|
|Graeme Archer||Graeme Francis Archer is an English first class cricketer.|
|Thomas Archer||Thomas Archer (14 January 1619 ? 25 October 1685) of Umberslade Hall in Tanworth in Arden, Warwickshire was the second son (but heir) of Sir Simon Archer.|
|Andrew Archer||Andrew Archer (2 August 1659 ? 31 December 1741) was a British landowner.|
|Simon Archer||Sir Simon Archer (21 September 1581?before 4 June 1662), antiquary, was the eldest son of Andrew Archer (died 1629) of Umberslade Hall, near Tanworth in Arden, Warwickshire.|
|Thomas Archer, 1st Baron Archer||Thomas Archer, 1st Baron Archer (21 July 1695 ? 19 October 1768) was an English Member of Parliament, who was created Baron Archer in 1747.|
|Nicolas Archer||Nicolas Archer (born August 30, 1955) was an English cricketer.|
|John Archer||General Sir Arthur John Archer KCB OBE (12 February 1924 ? 12 March 1999) is a former Commander in Chief, UK Land Forces.|
|Mike Archer||Mike Archer (born 1945, Sydney, New South Wales) is an Australian paleontologist specialising in Australian vertebrates.|
|Les Archer||Leslie James Archer (June 20, 1907 - 2001) was a leading motorcycle racer of the 1920s, competing in long distance speed trials, hill climbs and scrambles, now known as motocross.|