Higginson Family History

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Higginson Name Meaning

English (mainly Lancashire): patronymic from the medieval personal name Higgin, a pet form of Hick.

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


Similar surnames: Higgins, Hankinson, Dickinson, Meggison, Hodkinson, Hipkins

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Higginson Family Origin

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Higginson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    5%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Cotton Spinner

    3%

In 1881, the most common Higginson occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Higginson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Higginson family was Cotton Spinner. Farmer, Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Higginson.

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Higginson Historical Records

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Higginson Life Expectancy

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