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Digges Name Meaning

from Middle English digge ‘duck’, probably applied as a metonymic occupational name for someone who kept, caught, or sold ducks or as a nickname for someone thought to resemble a duck in some way. patronymic from Digg, a voiced variant of the personal name Dick.

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


Similar surnames: Tigges, Figge, Diegel, Bigger, Biggers, Dinges, Siggers, Vignes

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Digges Family Origin

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Digges Family Occupations

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  • Book Keeper

    25%
  • Curate Of Boxmoor (Herts)

    25%
  • Dramatist (Actor)

    25%
  • Sargeant Royal Marines

    25%

In 1881, Book Keeper, Curate Of Boxmoor (Herts) and Dramatist (Actor) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Digges. A less common occupation for the Digges family was Sargeant Royal Marines. The most common Digges occupation in the UK was Book Keeper. 25% of Digges's were Book Keepers.

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