Daigh Family History

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Daigh Name Meaning

Possibly of English origin: unexplained. German: possibly an altered spelling of Deich.

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


Similar surnames: Nigh, Dagg, Daigle, Haig, Dash, Reigh, Dains, Raish, Haigh, Paige

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Daigh Family Origin

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Daigh Family Occupations

What did your Daigh ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Daigh occupation in Canada was Farmier. 69% of Daigh's were Farmiers. Farmier, Farmiers Son and Pecheur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Daigh. A less common occupation for the Daigh family was Soudeum.

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  • Farmier

    69%
  • Farmiers Son

    13%
  • Pecheur

    6%
  • Soudeum

    6%

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

Daigh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Daigh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Daigh 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Daigh. 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 Daigh. For the veterans among your Daigh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Daigh Life Expectancy

What is the average Daigh lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Daigh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Daigh in 1959 was 60, and 80 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Daigh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Daigh 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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