Wigger Family History

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Wigger Name Meaning

German: variant of Wicker.

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

Similar surnames: Wieger, Figge, Winger, Wilger, Witwer, Bigger, Wigner, Wisner

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Wigger Family Origin

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Wigger Family Occupations

What did your Wigger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wigger family was Cabinet Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wigger. The most common Wigger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Wigger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Cabinet Maker


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

Wigger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Wigger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wigger 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Wigger. 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 Wigger. For the veterans among your Wigger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wigger Life Expectancy

What is the average Wigger lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Wigger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Wigger in 1957 was 38, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wigger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wigger 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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