Triggs Family History

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Triggs Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Trigg.

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


Similar surnames: Griggs, Riggs, Twiggs, Grigg, Prigge, Tigges, Rigg, Rings, Frings

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Triggs Family Origin

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Triggs Family Occupations

What did your Triggs ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Triggs. The most common Triggs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Triggs's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Triggs family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Keeping House

    3%

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

Triggs Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Triggs. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Triggs census 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Triggs. 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 Triggs. For the veterans among your Triggs ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Triggs Life Expectancy

What is the average Triggs lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Triggs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Triggs in 1952 was 34, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Triggs

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Triggs 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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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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