Arthur, William (1857) An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names. New York: Sheldon, Blakeman. Public Domain.
There are approximately 2,540 people named Riggs in the UK. That makes it the 3,741th most common surname overall. Out of every million people in the UK, approximately 40 are named Riggs.
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Related and similar surnamesRidge
The Riggs surname in historical dictionaries
An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names (1857)
Patronymica Britannica (1860)
Lower, Mark A (1860) Patronymica Britannica: a dictionary of the family names of the United Kingdom. London: J.R. Smith. Public Domain.