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Bigger Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Biggar. English: occupational name for a builder, from Middle English bigger ‘(house) builder’, an agent derivative of bigge(n) ‘to build’ (from Old Norse byggja).

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

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Bigger Family Origin

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Bigger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bigger family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bigger. The most common Bigger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Bigger's were Farmers.

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Bigger Historical Records

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Bigger Life Expectancy

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