Tigert Family History

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Tigert Name Meaning

Variant of German Teikert or Deikert (see Dygert).

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

Similar surnames: Tygart, Tyger, Tagert, Tiger, Dygert, Hagert, Biegert, Wikert

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Tigert Family Origin

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Tigert Family Occupations

What did your Tigert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tigert family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tigert. The most common Tigert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Tigert's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Blacksmith

  • Farm Laborer


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

Tigert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Tigert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tigert 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 221 immigration records available for the last name Tigert. 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 801 military records available for the last name Tigert. For the veterans among your Tigert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tigert Life Expectancy

What is the average Tigert lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Tigert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Tigert in 1962 was 44, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tigert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tigert 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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