Job Wiggin

19 February 1878–30 June 1953 (Age 75)
Pelsall, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Job

When Job Wiggin was born on 19 February 1878, in Pelsall, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Wiggin, was 35 and his mother, Lucy Lycett, was 29. He married Kate Elizabeth Smith on 22 January 1899, in Stonnall, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Walsall Wood, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1901 and Brownhills, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died on 30 June 1953, in Cannock, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Job Wiggin
1878–1953
Kate Elizabeth Smith
1879–1953
Marriage: 22 January 1899
Sarah Wiggin
1900–
Harry William Wiggin
1901–1976
Lucy Wiggin
1903–
Lilian Ann Wiggin
1904–1987
Mr Job Wiggin
1907–1973
Job Wiggin
1907–1984
John Thomas Wiggin
1908–1940
William Wiggin
1911–1982
Frederick Wiggin
1914–1988
Richard Harold Wiggin
1915–1984

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 January 1899
Stonnall, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(10)

    Sarah Wiggin

    Female1900–Female

    Male1901–1976Male

    Lucy Wiggin

    Female1903–Female

    Female1904–1987Female

    Mr Job Wiggin

    Male1907–1973Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Wiggin

    Male1842–Male

    Lucy Lycett

    Female1849–1879Female

siblings

(7)

    Lucy Ann Wiggin

    Female1874–1899Female

    Sarah Wiggin

    Female1876–1903Female

    Emily Wiggin

    Female1877–1964Female

    Male1878–1953Male

    William Wiggin

    Male1878–1960Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 2

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 6

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 26

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

English:1. from the Breton personal name Wiucon, composed of elements meaning ‘worthy’ + ‘high’, ‘noble’, which was introduced into England by followers of William the Conqueror. 2. from the Germanic personal name Wīgant, originally a byname meaning ‘warrior’, from the present participle of wīgan ‘to fight’, likewise introduced to England in the wake of the Conquest.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Job Wiggin in household of Maria Davis, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Job Wiggin, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"
  • Job Wiggin, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"

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