Quigg Family History

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Quigg Name Meaning

Irish (County Derry): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cuaig, from a personal name of unexplained origin. In County Down it is Anglicized as Fivey, as if from cúig ‘five’.

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

Similar surnames: Quill, Quinn, Quirk, Going, Quine, Quigley, Quin, Rigg, Grigg, Nigg

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Quigg Family Origin

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Quigg Family Occupations

What did your Quigg ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Boiler Maker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Quigg. 7% of Quigg men worked as a Boiler Maker and 50% of Quigg women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Quigg were Butchers Asst and French Cleaner Dyew

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Boiler Maker
  • Bricklayer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Butchers Asst

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Admiralty Examiner Of Narel Ord Store
  • Domestic Servant
  • French Cleaner Dyew

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

Quigg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Quigg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quigg 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Quigg. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Quigg. For the veterans among your Quigg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Quigg Life Expectancy

What is the average Quigg lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Quigg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Quigg in 1940 was 31, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quigg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Quigg 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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