Bigsell Family History

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Bigsell 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: Bissell, Bignell, Bagwell, Bursell, Bidwell, Wisell, Bisel, Biswell

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Bigsell Family Origin

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Bigsell Family Occupations

What did your Bigsell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bigsell occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Bigsell's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    100%

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

Bigsell Historical Records

What Bigsell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 49 census records available for the last name Bigsell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bigsell 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 2 immigration records available for the last name Bigsell. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bigsell. For the veterans among your Bigsell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bigsell Life Expectancy

What is the average Bigsell lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bigsell 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 Bigsell

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