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Riggins Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and Irish: unexplained. Possibly a variant of Higgins through misdivision of a name such as Peter Higgins.

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


Similar surnames: Miggins, Liggins, Higgins, Siggins, Diggins, Kiggins, Dwiggins

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Riggins Family Origin

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Riggins Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Riggins family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riggins. The most common Riggins occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Riggins's were Farmers.

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Riggins Historical Records

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Riggins Life Expectancy

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