Riggins Family History

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Riggins Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and Irish: unexplained. Possibly a variant of Higgins through misdivision of a name such as Peter Higgins.

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


Similar surnames: Miggins, Liggins, Higgins, Siggins, Diggins, Kiggins, Dwiggins

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Riggins Family Origin

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Riggins Family Occupations

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  • Asst. Post Master

    33%
  • Druggist

    33%
  • Tin Smith

    33%

In 1881, asst. Post Master and Druggist were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Riggins. The most common Riggins occupation in Canada was Asst. Post Master. 33% of Riggins's were Asst. Post Masters. A less common occupation for the Riggins family was Tin Smith.

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Riggins Historical Records

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Riggins Life Expectancy

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