Twiggs Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Twiggs Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Twigg.

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


Similar surnames: Wiggs, Triggs, Griggs, Tiggs, Higgs, Twigg, Ewings, Baggs, Spriggs

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Twiggs Family Origin

Where is the Twiggs family from?

Twiggs Family Occupations

What did your Twiggs ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Dairy Farmer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Twiggs. 3% of Twiggs men worked as a Dairy Farmer and 53% of Twiggs women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Twiggs were slate Quarry Heary Worker and House Duties

View Census data for Twiggs | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Dairy Farmer
    3%
  • House Painter decorator
    3%
  • Incapacitated
    3%
  • slate Quarry Heary Worker
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    53%
  • Housewife
    5%
  • Domestic Worker
    2%
  • House Duties
    2%

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

Twiggs Historical Records

What Twiggs family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Twiggs. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Twiggs census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Twiggs

Passenger List

There are 616 immigration records available for the last name Twiggs. 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.

View all Twiggs immigration records

Draft Card

There are 7,000 military records available for the last name Twiggs. For the veterans among your Twiggs ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Twiggs military records

You've only scratched the surface of Twiggs family history.

Twiggs Life Expectancy

What is the average Twiggs lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Twiggs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Twiggs in 1943 was 18, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Twiggs

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Twiggs 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.

Famous Twiggs Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name