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, Inglese, Gulden, Glendon, Inglesby, Glidden, Riggleman

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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 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Igglesden. 4% of Igglesden men worked as a General Labourer and 58% of Igglesden women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Igglesden were Brewers bottlers Charge Engineer and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    4%
  • Architect Town Planning Inspector Ministry Of Health
    2%
  • Automatic Setter
    2%
  • Brewers bottlers Charge Engineer
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    58%
  • Housewife
    6%
  • Home Duties
    4%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    4%

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

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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