Giguere Family History

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Giguere Name Meaning

French (Giguère): unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Deguire, Sigur, Legere, Giauque, Tiger, Fugere, Goguen, Rivere

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Giguere Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Giguere name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Giguere. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • France


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Germanic Europe


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Giguere Family Origin

Where is the Giguere family from?

Giguere Family Occupations

What did your Giguere ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, At Home, Coffin Maker and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Giguere. The most common Giguere occupation in the USA was At Home. 13% of Giguere's were At Homes. A less common occupation for the Giguere family was Laster.

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  • At Home

  • Coffin Maker

  • Laborer

  • Laster


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

Giguere Historical Records

What Giguere family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Giguere. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Giguere 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Giguere. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Giguere. For the veterans among your Giguere ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Giguere Life Expectancy

What is the average Giguere lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Giguere life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Giguere in 1956 was 44, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Giguere

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Giguere 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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