Bridgers Family History

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Bridgers Name Meaning

English: probably an altered spelling of Bridges.

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


Similar surnames: Bridges, Brydges, Brunger, Bridge, Bridger, Bricker, Biers, Bridgham

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Bridgers Family Origin

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Bridgers Family Occupations

What did your Bridgers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bridgers. The most common Bridgers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Bridgers's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bridgers family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Works On Farm

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bridgers ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bridgers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bridgers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bridgers census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Bridgers. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bridgers. For the veterans among your Bridgers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bridgers Life Expectancy

What is the average Bridgers lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Bridgers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Bridgers in 1945 was 46, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bridgers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bridgers ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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