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Liggett Name Meaning

English (now found mainly in northern Ireland): topographic name from Middle English lidyate ‘gate in a fence between plowed land and meadow’ (Old English hlid-geat ‘swing-gate’), or a habitational name from one of the places named with this word, as for example Lidgate in Suffolk or Lydiate in Lancashire.

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

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Liggett Family Origin

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Liggett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    3%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, the most common Liggett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Liggett's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Liggett family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Liggett.

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