Riggles Family History

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Riggles Name Meaning

English: possibly a variant of Riggall, which occurs chiefly in Lincolnshire, but is unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Riggins, Gales, Ruggles, Riggle, Riles, Riddles, Rigley, Digges

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Riggles Family Origin

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Riggles Family Occupations

What did your Riggles ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Motor Driver ( Royal Mail and Artificial Silk Spooler were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Riggles. 34% of Riggles men worked as a Motor Driver ( Royal Mail and 50% of Riggles women worked as an Artificial Silk Spooler. Some less common occupations for Americans named Riggles were Steward Merchant Service Discharged and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Motor Driver ( Royal Mail
  • Retired
  • Steward Merchant Service Discharged

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Artificial Silk Spooler
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Riggles Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Riggles. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Riggles 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 120 immigration records available for the last name Riggles. 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 318 military records available for the last name Riggles. For the veterans among your Riggles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Riggles Life Expectancy

What is the average Riggles lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Riggles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Riggles in 1946 was 58, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riggles

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