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Wigginton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the places in Hertfordshire, Oxfordshire, Staffordshire, and North Yorkshire named Wigginton, from the Old English personal name Wicga + genitive -n or -ing- + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Winton, Withington, Whiston, Wilton, Brinton, Swinton, Whitton

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Wigginton Family Origin

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Wigginton Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    10%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Chemist & Druggist

    3%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wigginton. A less common occupation for the Wigginton family was Chemist & Druggist. The most common Wigginton occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 10% of Wigginton's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Wigginton Historical Records

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Wigginton Life Expectancy

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