Rigney Family History

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Rigney Name Meaning

English: unexplained. It has been suggested that it may be a French Huguenot name, possibly an altered form of Ruvigny.

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


Similar surnames: Rimbey, Sisney, Ridley, Sidney, Rodney, Rickey, Riffey, Disney

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Rigney Family Origin

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Rigney Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    20%
  • Builder

    7%
  • China & Glass Merchant

    7%
  • Dress Maker

    7%

In 1881, the most common Rigney occupation in the UK was Labourer. 20% of Rigney's were Labourers. Labourer, Builder and China & Glass Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rigney. A less common occupation for the Rigney family was Dress Maker.

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Rigney Historical Records

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Rigney Life Expectancy

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