Bigsby Family History

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Bigsby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost or unidentified place. See Bixby.

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


Similar surnames: Bigby, Rigsby, Grigsby, Brisby, Bisby, Silsby, Bixby, Lisby, Bagsby

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Bigsby Family Origin

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Bigsby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Farmer And Fisherman

    17%
  • Farmer And Fishermans Son

    17%
  • House Keeper

    8%

In 1881, Farmer, Farmer And Fisherman and Farmer And Fishermans Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bigsby. The most common Bigsby occupation in Canada was Farmer. 17% of Bigsby's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bigsby family was House Keeper.

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Bigsby Historical Records

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Bigsby Life Expectancy

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