Dougal Family History

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Dougal Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Dougall.

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

Similar surnames: Dougan, Mcdougal, Dougall, Duggan, Dugal, Fogal, Coufal, Doogan

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Dougal Family Origin

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Dougal Family Occupations

What did your Dougal ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Dougal occupation in Canada was Farmer. 38% of Dougal's were Farmers. Farmer, Son and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dougal. A less common occupation for the Dougal family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Son

  • Baker

  • Carpenter


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dougal ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Dougal Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dougal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dougal census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Dougal. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Dougal. For the veterans among your Dougal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dougal Life Expectancy

What is the average Dougal lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Dougal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Dougal in 1952 was 63, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dougal

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dougal ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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