Biggers Family History

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Biggers Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Bigger. Perhaps German: from a variant of a personal name formed with Germanic pichan ‘to hack or stab’.

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


Similar surnames: Siggers, Bigger, Tigges, Eggers, Riggers, Digges, Wiggers, Bieger

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Biggers Family Origin

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Biggers Family Occupations

What did your Biggers ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Biggers occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Biggers's were Farmers. Farmer, School and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Biggers. A less common occupation for the Biggers family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • School

    28%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Biggers ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Biggers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Biggers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Biggers census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Biggers. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Biggers. For the veterans among your Biggers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Biggers Life Expectancy

What is the average Biggers lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Biggers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Biggers in 1941 was 39, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Biggers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Biggers ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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