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Kiggins Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form (with redundant English patronymic -s) of Gaelic Mag Uiginn ‘son of the Viking’ (see Higgins).

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


Similar surnames: Higgins, Dwiggins, Quiggins, Miggins, Riggins, Kimmons, Heggins

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Kiggins Family Origin

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Kiggins Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Cook

    3%
  • Cooper

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Cook were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kiggins. The most common Kiggins occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Kiggins's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kiggins family was Cooper.

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Kiggins Historical Records

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Kiggins Life Expectancy

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