Liggins Family History

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Liggins Name Meaning

Probably a variant of Ligons. alternatively possibly a variant of Higgins due to misdivision of some such name as Al Higgins.

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


Similar surnames: Riggins, Miggins, Higgins, Dwiggins, Higgens, Biggins, Leggins

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Liggins Family Origin

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Liggins Family Occupations

What did your Liggins ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Silk Weaver, Agricultural Labourer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Liggins. The most common Liggins occupation in the UK was Silk Weaver. 6% of Liggins's were Silk Weavers. A less common occupation for the Liggins family was Coal Miner.

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  • Silk Weaver

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Shoemaker

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    4%

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

Liggins Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Liggins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Liggins 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 Liggins. 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 Liggins. For the veterans among your Liggins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Liggins Life Expectancy

What is the average Liggins lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Liggins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Liggins in 1952 was 38, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Liggins

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