Biggerstaff Family History

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Biggerstaff Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Bickerstaffe in the parish of Ormskirk, Lancashire, so named with Old English bicere ‘beekeeper’ + stæð ‘landing place’. In Britain, this spelling of the surname is now found predominantly in northern Ireland.

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


Similar surnames: Blickenstaff, Balderston, Bigger, Pinkstaff, Coggeshall, Bierstedt

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Biggerstaff Family Origin

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Biggerstaff Family Occupations

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  • Straw Plaiter

    9%
  • Agt Lab

    6%
  • General Lab

    6%
  • Annuitant

    4%

In 1881, Straw Plaiter, Agt Lab and General Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Biggerstaff. A less common occupation for the Biggerstaff family was Annuitant. The most common Biggerstaff occupation in the UK was Straw Plaiter. 9% of Biggerstaff's were Straw Plaiters.

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Biggerstaff Historical Records

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