Baig Family History

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Baig Name Meaning

Muslim (common in Pakistan): from the Turkish word beg ‘bey’, originally a title denoting a local administrator in the Ottoman Empire, but subsequently widely used as a title of respect. Compare Beg.

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

Similar surnames: Bain, Haig, Baba, Barg, Hain, Balik, Bois, Main, Wang, Batz

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Baig Family Origin

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Baig Family Occupations

What did your Baig ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Aircraft Drawing Contra Supervisor and Assistant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Baig. 34% of Baig men worked as an Aircraft Drawing Contra Supervisor and 25% of Baig women worked as an Assistant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Baig were Student and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Aircraft Drawing Contra Supervisor
  • Nightwatchman (retired)
  • Student

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Assistant
  • House Keeper
  • Household Management
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Baig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 931 census records available for the last name Baig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baig 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 524 immigration records available for the last name Baig. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 71 military records available for the last name Baig. For the veterans among your Baig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Baig Life Expectancy

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Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Baig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Baig in 1967 was 91, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Baig 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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