Dougall Family History

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Dougall Name Meaning

Scottish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dubhghaill (see McDougall).

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


Similar surnames: Mcdougall, Dugal, Duvall, Drugan, Dougal, Donald, Mcdougald, Douglas

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Dougall Family Origin

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Dougall Family Occupations

What did your Dougall ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dougall family was Book Keeper. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dougall. The most common Dougall occupation in Canada was Farmer. 18% of Dougall's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Cabinet Maker

    7%
  • Servant

    7%
  • Book Keeper

    4%

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

Dougall Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dougall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dougall 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 Dougall. 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 Dougall. For the veterans among your Dougall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dougall Life Expectancy

What is the average Dougall lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Dougall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Dougall in 1956 was 59, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dougall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dougall 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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