Bigsworth Family History

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Bigsworth 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: Ditsworth, Bosworth, Bedsworth, Ainsworth, Titsworth, Hainsworth

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Bigsworth Family Origin

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Bigsworth Family Occupations

What did your Bigsworth ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Air Commodore R A F and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bigsworth. 20% of Bigsworth men worked as an Air Commodore R A F and 67% of Bigsworth women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bigsworth were Kitchen Porter(doctors)heavy Work and Secretary Motor Co

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Air Commodore R A F
    20%
  • Electrical Engineer
    20%
  • Gardener
    20%
  • Kitchen Porter(doctors)heavy Work
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    67%
  • Pensioner Old Age
    17%
  • Secretary Motor Co
    17%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bigsworth Historical Records

What Bigsworth family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 319 census records available for the last name Bigsworth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bigsworth census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Bigsworth

Passenger List

There are 75 immigration records available for the last name Bigsworth. 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 81 military records available for the last name Bigsworth. For the veterans among your Bigsworth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bigsworth Life Expectancy

What is the average Bigsworth lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bigsworth 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 Bigsworth

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