Riggert Family History

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Riggert Name Meaning

North German and Frisian: variant of Rickert 2.

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


Similar surnames: Riggers, Rickert, Riegert, Wiegert, Eggert, Biggers, Biegert, Ritzert

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Riggert Family Origin

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Riggert Family Occupations

What did your Riggert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Riggert occupation in the USA was Baker. 11% of Riggert's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Riggert family was Carpenter. Baker, Barber and Book Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riggert.

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  • Baker

    11%
  • Barber

    11%
  • Book Keeper

    11%
  • Carpenter

    11%

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

Riggert Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Riggert Life Expectancy

What is the average Riggert lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Riggert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Riggert in 1964 was 72, and 57 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riggert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Riggert 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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