Pygall Family History

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Pygall Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Gall, Ryall, Prall, Lyall, Legall, Pall, Argall, Segall, Wygal, Gill

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Pygall Family Origin

Where is the Pygall family from?

Pygall Family Occupations

What did your Pygall ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Boot shoe Repairer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Pygall. 3% of Pygall men worked as a Boot shoe Repairer and 61% of Pygall women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pygall were Builders Clerk and Glove Hand

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Boot shoe Repairer
  • Bread Baker
  • Bricklayers Labourer
  • Builders Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Cotton Weaver (surgical Dresser)
  • Glove Hand

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Pygall Historical Records

What Pygall family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Pygall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pygall 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 39 immigration records available for the last name Pygall. 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 87 military records available for the last name Pygall. For the veterans among your Pygall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pygall Life Expectancy

What is the average Pygall lifespan?

Average Pygall life expectancy in 1998 was 101 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 75.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pygall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pygall 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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