Giger Family History

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Giger Name Meaning

Swiss or Americanized spelling of German Geiger.

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

Similar surnames: Gieger, Gyger, Geiger, Gigler, Kiger, Riser, Giggey, Wiser, Piker

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Giger Family Origin

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Giger Family Occupations

What did your Giger ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Electrician Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Giger. 34% of Giger men worked as an Electrician Labourer

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Electrician Labourer
  • Pastry Cook
  • Stone Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Giger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Giger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Giger 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Giger. 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 Giger. For the veterans among your Giger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Giger Life Expectancy

What is the average Giger lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Giger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Giger in 1951 was 39, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Giger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Giger 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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