Trigg Family History

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Trigg Name Meaning

English: from the Old Norse byname Triggr meaning ‘trustworthy’, ‘faithful’, a cognate of Trow 1.

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

Similar surnames: Trygg, Twigg, Briggs, Riggs, Wragg, Rygg, Rigg, Grigg, Trim, Triggs

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Trigg Family Origin

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Trigg Family Occupations

What did your Trigg ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Trigg. 2% of Trigg men worked as a General Labourer and 52% of Trigg women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Trigg were Bricklayer and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Incapacitated
  • Bricklayer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Housewife
  • Domestic Servant

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

Trigg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 55,000 census records available for the last name Trigg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Trigg 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Trigg. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Trigg. For the veterans among your Trigg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Trigg Life Expectancy

What is the average Trigg lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Trigg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Trigg in 1952 was 45, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Trigg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Trigg 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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