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Biggins Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the various places in England named with northern Middle English bigging ‘building’ (from Old Norse). This word came to denote especially an outbuilding, and is still used in and around Northumberland and Cumbria.

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


Similar surnames: Higgins, Biglin, Biggs, Riggins, Siggins, Miggins, Wiggins, Bigger

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Biggins Family Origin

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Biggins Family Occupations

What did your Biggins ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Biggins. The most common Biggins occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Biggins's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Biggins family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Farming

    4%

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Biggins Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Biggins ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Biggins Life Expectancy

What is the average Biggins lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, Biggins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Biggins in 1948 was 62, and 75 in 2004.

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