Signs Name Meaning

Origin unidentified; possibly English (unexplained). Compare Sine.

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


Similar surnames: Biggs, Simas, Sirls, Sine, Riggs, Ligons, Tiggs, Diggs, Vigus, Wiggs

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Signs Family Origin

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Signs Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Clothier

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Signs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Signs's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Signs family was Clothier. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Signs.

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Signs Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, Signs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Signs in 1954 was 21, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Signs

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