Wreggitt Family History

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Wreggitt Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Leggitt, Meggitt, Leggett, Reffitt, Redditt, Meggett, Reggio, Eggett

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Wreggitt Family Origin

Where is the Wreggitt family from?

Wreggitt Family Occupations

What did your Wreggitt ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Wreggitt family was Brick Maker. The most common Wreggitt occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 40% of Wreggitt's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wreggitt.

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  • Carpenter

    40%
  • Farmer

    40%
  • Brick Maker

    20%

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

Wreggitt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 556 census records available for the last name Wreggitt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wreggitt 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 46 immigration records available for the last name Wreggitt. 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 15 military records available for the last name Wreggitt. For the veterans among your Wreggitt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wreggitt Life Expectancy

What is the average Wreggitt lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wreggitt 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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