Vigh Family History

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Vigh Name Meaning

Hungarian (Vígh): variant of Vig.

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


Similar surnames: Vig, Vegh, Vida, Rigo, Emigh, Rugh, Vile, Reigh, Sigg, Voght

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Vigh Family Origin

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Vigh Family Occupations

What did your Vigh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Vigh occupation in the USA was Well Digger. 100% of Vigh's were Well Diggers.

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  • Well Digger

    100%

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

Vigh Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Vigh Life Expectancy

What is the average Vigh lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Vigh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Vigh in 1966 was 68, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vigh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vigh 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.

Famous Vigh Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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