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

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In 1880, the most common Riggles occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Riggles's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Riggles family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riggles.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    9%

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Riggles Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 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 642 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 1,000 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

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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.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Riggles 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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