Bigsby Family History

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Bigsby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost or unidentified place. See Bixby.

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


Similar surnames: Bigby, Rigsby, Grigsby, Brisby, Bisby, Silsby, Bixby, Lisby, Bagsby

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Bigsby Family Origin

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Bigsby Family Occupations

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  • French Polisher

    13%
  • Hay Dealer

    13%
  • Bus Driver

    6%
  • Carman

    6%

In 1881, the most common Bigsby occupation in the UK was French Polisher. 13% of Bigsby's were French Polishers. French Polisher, Hay Dealer and Bus Driver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bigsby. A less common occupation for the Bigsby family was Carman.

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Bigsby Historical Records

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Bigsby Life Expectancy

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