Raymond George Archer

10 July 1936–7 January 1995 (Age 58)
Stafford, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Raymond George

When Raymond George Archer was born on 10 July 1936, in Stafford, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Degg, was 47 and his mother, Jessie Cook, was 35. He died on 7 January 1995, in his hometown, at the age of 58.

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Family Time Line

William Degg
Jessie Cook
Violet Archer
William Archer
Gwendalin May Archer
Jessie Archer
Raymond George Archer

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1939 · Britain Enters World War II

Age 3

Britain entered the Second World War as war was declared on Germany on September 3, 1939. World War II came to an end after the Americans dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, which killed 140,000 people. Less than a week later, the Japanese surrendered and the war officially ended on August 15, 1945.

Age 4

Winston Churchill becomes prime minister. British fighter pilots repel German air attacks in the Battle of Britain. London and other cities badly damaged in German bombing raids.

Age 17

Queen Elizabeth II crowned at a coronation ceremony in Westminster Abbey in London.

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.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Archer, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"
  • Raymond G Archer, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"
  • Raymond George Archer, "England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007"

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