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Brigman Family History

Brigman Name Meaning
English: variant of Bridge.Americanized form of German Brüggemann (see Brueggeman).

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

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15,644 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,933 Military Records
368 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Brigman Families

  • Number of Brigman families
     50 - 97
     17 - 49
     1 - 16
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Brigman families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Brigman last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Brigman census records

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Brigman Family Origin

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Brigman Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Brigman

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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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Brigman Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Brigman census records

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Brigman Civil War Service Records

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