Bigly Family History

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Bigly 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: Billy, Bialy, Bigby, Bily, Bigley, Lilly, Bill, Bly, Bogle, Tilly

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Bigly Family Origin

Where is the Bigly family from?

Bigly Family Occupations

What did your Bigly ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farm Laborer, Laborer and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bigly. The most common Bigly occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 20% of Bigly's were Farm Laborers. A less common occupation for the Bigly family was Farmer.

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  • Farm Laborer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Clerk In Store

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Bigly Historical Records

What Bigly family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 437 census records available for the last name Bigly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bigly 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 66 immigration records available for the last name Bigly. 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 32 military records available for the last name Bigly. For the veterans among your Bigly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bigly Life Expectancy

What is the average Bigly lifespan?

Average Bigly life expectancy in 2000 was 88 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 75.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bigly

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bigly 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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