Rigas Family History

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Rigas Name Meaning

Greek: from a medieval Greek personal name, Regas ‘king’, a derivative of Latin rex, genitive regis.

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


Similar surnames: Riga, Regas, Livas, Vilas, Viegas, Rines, Rings, Ribas, Rivas, Simas

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Rigas Family Origin

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Rigas Family Occupations

What did your Rigas ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rigas occupation in the USA was Watchman In Brewery. 100% of Rigas's were Watchman In Brewerys.

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  • Watchman In Brewery

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

Rigas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rigas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rigas 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 Rigas. 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 Rigas. For the veterans among your Rigas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rigas Life Expectancy

What is the average Rigas lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Rigas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rigas in 1963 was 72, and 88 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rigas 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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