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Biggers Family History

Biggers Name Meaning
English: patronymic from Bigger.Perhaps German: from a variant of a personal name formed with Germanic pichan ‘to hack or stab’.

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

123,153 Historical Documents with Biggers on Ancestry.com
26,541 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,320 Military Records
970 Immigration Records
18,120 Census and Voter Lists
73,202 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Biggers Families

  • Number of Biggers families
     40 - 78
     14 - 39
     1 - 13
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Biggers families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Biggers families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Biggers census records

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Biggers Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Biggers families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Biggers Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Biggers families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Biggers

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Biggers Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Biggers census records

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Biggers Civil War Service Records

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