Igglesden Family History

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Igglesden Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Eggleston, Gulden, Glendon, Glidden, Golden, Gadsden, Eggleton

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Igglesden Family Origin

Where is the Igglesden family from?

Igglesden Family Occupations

What did your Igglesden ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Agri Laborer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Igglesden. The most common Igglesden occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Igglesden's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Igglesden family was Bargeman.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Agri Laborer

  • Annuitant

  • Bargeman


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

Igglesden Historical Records

What Igglesden family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Igglesden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Igglesden census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Igglesden

Passenger List

There are 150 immigration records available for the last name Igglesden. 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 137 military records available for the last name Igglesden. For the veterans among your Igglesden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Igglesden Life Expectancy

What is the average Igglesden lifespan?

Average Igglesden life expectancy in 1985 was 83 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 73.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Igglesden

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Igglesden 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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