Rigsby Family History

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Rigsby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place so named in Lincolnshire.

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


Similar surnames: Risby, Bigsby, Grigsby, Rigby, Bigby, Wisby, Lisby, Digby, Frisby

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Rigsby Family Origin

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Rigsby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, the most common Rigsby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Rigsby's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rigsby family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rigsby.

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Rigsby Historical Records

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Rigsby Life Expectancy

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