Wigent Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Wigent Name Meaning

Origin unidentified; perhaps an altered spelling of Wigand.

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


Similar surnames: Wygant, Wigen, Bagent, Nugent, Riggen, Isgett, Wiant, Agent, Vigen

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Wigent Family Origin

Where is the Wigent family from?

SHOW MORE

Wigent Family Occupations

What did your Wigent ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keep House

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wigent family was Laborer. Farmer, Keep House and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wigent. The most common Wigent occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Wigent's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Wigent | Data not to scale

Wigent Historical Records

What Wigent family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Wigent ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Wigent

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Wigent Life Expectancy

What is the average Wigent lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wigent 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Wigent Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Look up another name