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Liggins Family History

Liggins Name Meaning
Probably a variant of Ligons.alternatively possibly a variant of Higgins due to misdivision of some such name as Al Higgins.

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

60,725 Historical Documents with Liggins on Ancestry.com
24,405 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,639 Military Records
1,127 Immigration Records
14,622 Census and Voter Lists
18,932 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Liggins Families

  • Number of Liggins families
     18 - 34
     7 - 17
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Liggins families
     169 - 336
     57 - 168
     1 - 56
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Liggins families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Liggins Family Origin

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Liggins Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Liggins

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Liggins Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Liggins census records

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Liggins Civil War Service Records

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