Diggs Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Digges.

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


Similar surnames: Digges, Tiggs, Biggs, Figgs, Daggs, Driggs, Dills, Bigge, Figge

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Diggs Family Origin

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Diggs Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    43%
  • Labourer

    43%
  • Farmer

    14%

In 1881, Laborer and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Diggs. A less common occupation for the Diggs family was Farmer. The most common Diggs occupation in Canada was Laborer. 43% of Diggs's were Laborers.

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Diggs Historical Records

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Diggs Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Diggs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Diggs in 1945 was 35, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Diggs

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