Tiggs Family History

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Tiggs Name Meaning

English: apparently a variant of Tigg, itself a variant of Tagg.

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


Similar surnames: Diggs, Biggs, Figgs, Tagge, Times, Riggs, Twiggs, Higgs, Wiggs

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Tiggs Family Origin

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Tiggs Family Occupations

What did your Tiggs ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tiggs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Tiggs's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tiggs. A less common occupation for the Tiggs family was Drives Team.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Drives Team

    8%

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

Tiggs Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Tiggs. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tiggscensus records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 40 immigration records available for the last name Tiggs. 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 282 military records available for the last name Tiggs. For the veterans among your Tiggs ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tiggs Life Expectancy

What is the average Tiggs lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Tiggs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tiggs in 1956 was 34, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tiggs

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tiggs 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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