Stigers Family History

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Stigers Name Meaning

Altered form of Dutch Steygers, Stygers, which may be a metonymic occupational name for a scaffolder, from Middle Dutch ste(i)ger ‘step’, ‘stairs’, ‘scaffold’, or alternatively a habitational name from Stegers (French Estaires) in French Flanders. In Limburg this is a topographic name for someone who lived by an ascending track, from a derivative of stege, steeg ‘(steep) path’.

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

Similar surnames: Stivers, Steger, Seiger, Stier, Steiger, Stiger, Staiger, Stiles

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Stigers Family Origin

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Stigers Family Occupations

What did your Stigers ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer (retired) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Stigers.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer (retired)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Stigers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Stigers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stigers 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 78 immigration records available for the last name Stigers. 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 623 military records available for the last name Stigers. For the veterans among your Stigers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stigers Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Stigers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Stigers in 1945 was 24, and 80 in 2004.

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