Rigsby Family History

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Rigsby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place so named in Lincolnshire.

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


Similar surnames: Risby, Bigsby, Grigsby, Rigby, Bigby, Wisby, Lisby, Digby, Frisby

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Rigsby Family Origin

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Rigsby Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    8%
  • Agr Laborer

    4%
  • Agri Labourer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%

In 1881, Tailor, Agr Laborer and Agri Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rigsby. The most common Rigsby occupation in the UK was Tailor. 8% of Rigsby's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Rigsby family was Agricultural Labourer.

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Rigsby Historical Records

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Rigsby Life Expectancy

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Famous Rigsby Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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