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Where is the Riggs family from?
You can see how Riggs families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Riggs family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Riggs families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 61 Riggs families living in New York. This was about 11% of all the recorded Riggs's in USA. New York had the highest population of Riggs families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Riggs surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Riggs. 18% of Riggs men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Riggs women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Riggs were Truck Driver and Waitress. .