Higgason Family History

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Higgason Name Meaning

English (Hereford): unexplained. Compare Higgerson.

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


Similar surnames: Higgerson, Hitson, Singson, Hinkson, Helgason, Hingson, Higginson

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Higgason Family Origin

Where is the Higgason family from?

Higgason Family Occupations

What did your Higgason ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Higgason occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Higgason's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Higgason. A less common occupation for the Higgason family was Brakeman.

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Brakeman

    3%

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

Higgason Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Higgason. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Higgason 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 Higgason. 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 Higgason. For the veterans among your Higgason ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Higgason Life Expectancy

What is the average Higgason lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Higgason life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Higgason in 1955 was 46, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Higgason

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Higgason 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.

Famous Higgason Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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