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Thigpen Family Origin

Where is the Thigpen family from?

Thigpen Family Occupations

What did your Thigpen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Thigpen family was Laborer. The most common Thigpen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Thigpen's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thigpen.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%

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

Thigpen Historical Records

What Thigpen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Thigpen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Thigpen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Thigpen

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Thigpen. 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 Thigpen. For the veterans among your Thigpen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Thigpen Life Expectancy

What is the average Thigpen lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Thigpen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Thigpen in 1948 was 41, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thigpen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Thigpen 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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