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

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%

In 1881, the most common Trigg occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Trigg's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trigg. A less common occupation for the Trigg family was Farmer.

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Trigg Historical Records

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Trigg Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Trigg

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