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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 38 people named Riggis in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 521% more people named Riggis in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 236 people named Riggis were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 31% were children
  • 27% of adults were unmarried
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 16 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,973

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

  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • 29% were first-generation Americans
  • 12 were born in foreign countries