Sigford Family History

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Sigford Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Bigford, Pigford, Winford, Milford, Gifford, Lipford, Linford

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Sigford Family Origin

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Sigford Family Occupations

What did your Sigford ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sigford occupation in the USA was Laborer. 67% of Sigford's were Laborers. Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sigford.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Sigford ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Sigford Historical Records

What Sigford family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 329 census records available for the last name Sigford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sigford 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 15 immigration records available for the last name Sigford. 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 114 military records available for the last name Sigford. For the veterans among your Sigford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sigford Life Expectancy

What is the average Sigford lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Sigford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Sigford in 1963 was 71, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sigford

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sigford 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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