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Origins of the Bigerstaff surname

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About the Bigerstaffs

We have a total number of 129 records for people with the last name Bigerstaff.

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Where do most Bigerstaffs live?

In 1921, most Bigerstaffs lived in South Wales.


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Interesting facts about Bigerstaffs

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We have 122 records for the Bigerstaff surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Bigerstaffs most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Bigerstaff first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Bigerstaffs

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Bigerstaffs in 1921
Plaiter

3

Bakers & Mealman

1

Clerk

1

Dressmaker

1

Gen Dom Servt

1

Common Male occupations for Bigerstaffs in 1921
Master

7

Mate

5

Able Seaman

2

Sailor

2

Ag Labourer

1

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