Bigsbee Family History

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Bigsbee 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: Rigsbee, Bisbee, Bigbee, Higbee, Bugbee, Bigsby, Bibee, Riggsbee

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Bigsbee Family Origin

Where is the Bigsbee family from?

Bigsbee Family Occupations

What did your Bigsbee ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bigsbee occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 33% of Bigsbee's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Bigsbee family was Works In Wollen Mill. Blacksmith, Farm Laborer and R. R. Conductor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bigsbee.

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  • Blacksmith

    33%
  • Farm Laborer

    33%
  • R. R. Conductor

    17%
  • Works In Wollen Mill

    17%

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

Bigsbee Historical Records

What Bigsbee family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 490 census records available for the last name Bigsbee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bigsbee 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 17 immigration records available for the last name Bigsbee. 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 58 military records available for the last name Bigsbee. For the veterans among your Bigsbee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bigsbee Life Expectancy

What is the average Bigsbee lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Bigsbee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Bigsbee in 1966 was 70, and 48 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bigsbee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bigsbee 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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