Biglew Family History

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Biglew 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: Bigler, Biglow, Bigley, Billet, Bieler, Biller, Bellew, Bogle, Bagley

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Biglew Family Origin

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Biglew Family Occupations

What did your Biglew ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Biglew occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 100% of Biglew's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    100%

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

Biglew Historical Records

What Biglew family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 41 census records available for the last name Biglew. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Biglew 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Biglew. 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 military records available for the last name Biglew. For the veterans among your Biglew ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Biglew Life Expectancy

What is the average Biglew lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Biglew 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Biglew

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