Bigler Family History

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Bigler Name Meaning

South German: topographic name for someone who lived by a curve in a street or river, or in a nook, from Middle High German biegel ‘nook’, ‘corner’.

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


Similar surnames: Gigler, Bitler, Biller, Hegler, Sigler, Bieler, Boller, Bieber

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Bigler Family Origin

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Bigler Family Occupations

What did your Bigler ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Blacksmith and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Bigler. 10% of Bigler men worked as a Blacksmith

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Blacksmith
    10%
  • Boilermaker
    10%
  • Conductor
    10%
  • Contractor
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housewife
    100%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bigler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Bigler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bigler 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bigler. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Bigler. For the veterans among your Bigler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bigler Life Expectancy

What is the average Bigler lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Bigler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bigler in 1943 was 37, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bigler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bigler 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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