Bidgood Family History

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Bidgood Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English biddan ‘to ask’, ‘to pray’ + God ‘God’.

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

Similar surnames: Good, Hapgood, Pidgeon, Toogood, Osgood, Bedgood, Bird, Allgood

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Bidgood Family Origin

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Bidgood Family Occupations

What did your Bidgood ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bidgood family was Farmer. The most common Bidgood occupation in the UK was Mason. 6% of Bidgood's were Masons. Mason, Agricultural Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bidgood.

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  • Mason

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Carpenter

  • Farmer


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

Bidgood Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Bidgood. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bidgood 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 Bidgood. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bidgood. For the veterans among your Bidgood ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bidgood Life Expectancy

What is the average Bidgood lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bidgood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Bidgood in 1962 was 70, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bidgood

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bidgood 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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