Leggins Family History

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Leggins Name Meaning

English: variant of Liggins.

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

Similar surnames: Liggins, Miggins, Diggins, Riggins, Duggins, Feagins, Higgins

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Leggins Family Origin

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Leggins Family Occupations

What did your Leggins ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leggins family was Cook. The most common Leggins occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Leggins's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leggins.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Laborer

  • Cook


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

Leggins Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Leggins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leggins 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 123 immigration records available for the last name Leggins. 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 436 military records available for the last name Leggins. For the veterans among your Leggins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leggins Life Expectancy

What is the average Leggins lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Leggins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Leggins in 1957 was 59, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leggins 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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