Biglan Family History

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Biglan 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: Biglin, Bigman, Bogdan, Balan, Millan, Milan, Billman, Belan, Bilal

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Biglan Family Origin

Where is the Biglan family from?

Biglan Family Occupations

What did your Biglan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Biglan occupation in the UK was Painter. 50% of Biglan's were Painters. Painter and Seaman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Biglan.

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  • Painter

    50%
  • Seaman

    50%

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

Biglan Historical Records

What Biglan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 637 census records available for the last name Biglan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Biglan 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 119 immigration records available for the last name Biglan. 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 141 military records available for the last name Biglan. For the veterans among your Biglan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Biglan Life Expectancy

What is the average Biglan lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2001, in the United States, Biglan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Biglan in 1964 was 62, and 86 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Biglan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Biglan 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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