Giggey Family History

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Giggey Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swiss German Gigy or Gygi, which is most probably an unflattering nickname from Middle High German giege ‘fool’.

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

Similar surnames: Gnagey, Figge, Giesey, Gigler, Gilgen, Giger, Gingery, Ginger, Digges

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Giggey Family Origin

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Giggey Family Occupations

What did your Giggey ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Giggey. 72% of Giggey men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Painter

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

Giggey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Giggey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Giggey 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 212 immigration records available for the last name Giggey. 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 522 military records available for the last name Giggey. For the veterans among your Giggey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Giggey Life Expectancy

What is the average Giggey lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Giggey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Giggey in 1949 was 24, and 75 in 2004.

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