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Sigmon Family History

Sigmon Surname Meaning

Probably also an altered form of Sigmond a surname of Hungarian origin. Altered form of Sigman a surname of German origin.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Sigman, Sigmond, Simmon, Siegman, Simmen, Sirmon, Siemon, Simson

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Where is the Sigmon family from?

You can see how Sigmon families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sigmon family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Sigmon families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there was 1 Sigmon family living in London. This was 100% of all the recorded Sigmon's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Sigmon families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sigmon surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Sigmon ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Spinner were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Sigmon. 28% of Sigmon men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Sigmon women worked as a Spinner. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sigmon were Truck Driver and Housekeeper. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    28%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Carpenter
    5%
  • Truck Driver
    4%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Spinner
    10%
  • Looper
    8%
  • Knitter
    7%
  • Housekeeper
    5%
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Census Records

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Sigmon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sigmon census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 397 immigration records available for the last name Sigmon. 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 Cards

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Sigmon. For the veterans among your Sigmon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sigmon lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Sigmon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Sigmon in 1946 was 36, and 77 in 2004.

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