Rigney Family History

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Rigney Name Meaning

English: unexplained. It has been suggested that it may be a French Huguenot name, possibly an altered form of Ruvigny.

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


Similar surnames: Rimbey, Sisney, Ridley, Sidney, Rodney, Rickey, Riffey, Disney

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Rigney Family Origin

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Rigney Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rigney family was Carpenter. The most common Rigney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Rigney's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rigney.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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Rigney Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Rigney ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Rigney Life Expectancy

What is the average Rigney lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, Rigney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Rigney in 1942 was 39, and 74 in 2004.

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