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Where is the Bigwood family from?
You can see how Bigwood families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bigwood family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Bigwood families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1891 there were 172 Bigwood families living in London. This was about 33% of all the recorded Bigwood's in the UK. London had the highest population of Bigwood families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bigwood surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bigwood. 24% of Bigwood men worked as a General Labourer and 78% of Bigwood women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bigwood were Carpenter and Retired.