Mary Rigg

6 October 1707–
Rochdale, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Rigg was christened on 6 October 1707, her father, Andrew Rigg, was 32 and her mother, Martha Speake, was 28.

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Andrew Rigg
Martha Speake
Michael Rigg
Mary Rigg

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Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Ridge 1.2 German: from a short form of any of several Germanic personal names based on rīc ‘power(ful)’.3 Possibly a variant of the Swiss family name Rüegg ( see Ruegg ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Mary Wrigg, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary Rigg, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary Wrigg, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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