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Find more Riggens relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 75 more people named Riggens in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 133 people named Riggens in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 56% more people named Riggens in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 208 people named Riggens were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 200 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 26 adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • For 105 females, Ella was the most common name

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As Riggens families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • 31 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Alabama
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 4% were first-generation Americans