Giger Name Meaning

Swiss or Americanized spelling of German Geiger.

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

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Giger Family Origin

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Giger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Giger family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Giger. The most common Giger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Giger's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Giger | Data not to scale

Giger Historical Records

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Giger Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Giger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Giger in 1951 was 39, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Giger

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