Rigaud Family History

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Rigaud Name Meaning

French: from a derivative of the personal name Ricard, a variant of Richard.

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


Similar surnames: Ricard, Renaud, Rigas, Grimaud, Rivard, Ribaudo, Ricardo, Roland

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Rigaud Family Origin

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Rigaud Family Occupations

What did your Rigaud ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rigaud occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 40% of Rigaud's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Farmer and Hunter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rigaud. A less common occupation for the Rigaud family was Laborer.

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  • Keeping House

    40%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Hunter

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

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

Rigaud Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rigaud Life Expectancy

What is the average Rigaud lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Rigaud life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Rigaud in 1963 was 63, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rigaud

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rigaud 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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