Wigg Family History
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Wigg Name Meaning
nickname from Middle English wigge ‘beetle’, ‘bug’. metonymic occupational name for a maker of fancy breads baked in rounds and then divided up into wedge-shaped slices, Middle English wigge, from Middle Dutch wigge ‘wedge(-shaped cake)’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Pigg, Wagg, Twigg, Wing, Hogg, Wint, Wire, Figg, Wage, High