Archer Family Genealogy

Discovering our Ancestors

Welcome To The Archer Family Genealogy Website - Following The Line Of Patrick, Simon, Patrick, John, James, Arizona, Richard, Reginald.

Genealogy (from Greek: γενεά genea, "generation"; and λόγος logos, "knowledge ")

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Arizona "Dutch" Archer

July Featured Ancestor

Arizona Archer was born 10 Feb 1885 in Nevins Township, Vigo County, Indiana, USA (son of James Archer and Harriet A Ray). Arizona married Louisa Jennie Wright 24 in Dec 1906, in Clay County, Indiana, USA. Louisa (daughter of Levi Wright and Emma Purcell) was born 10 May 1889 in Putnam County, Indiana, USA.

Arizona and Louisa's children were Henry Cecil, Kenneth Layman, Richard Arizona, Gilbert Leroy, Emma J, and Chester A. Arizona died May 1969 in Carbon, Indiana, USA.

Arizona was a talented Gun Smith and Clock Maker. His hand made guns (lock, stock and barrel) were prized by many in the area.