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Bigger Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Biggar. English: occupational name for a builder, from Middle English bigger ‘(house) builder’, an agent derivative of bigge(n) ‘to build’ (from Old Norse byggja).

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


Similar surnames: Bolger, Biggers, Biggar, Bieger, Bigge, Bagge, Siggers, Bitler

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Bigger Family Origin

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Bigger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Going To School

    13%
  • Farmer Son

    11%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1881, the most common Bigger occupation in Canada was Farmer. 39% of Bigger's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bigger. A less common occupation for the Bigger family was Carpenter.

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Bigger Life Expectancy

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