Dalgleish Family History

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Dalgleish Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place near Selkirk, first recorded in 1383 in the form Dalglas, from Celtic dol- ‘field’ + glas ‘green’ (compare Glass 2).

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


Similar surnames: Fallis, Dagley, Vallese, Mcleish, Dellis, Mellish, Wallis, Raleigh

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Dalgleish Family Origin

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Dalgleish Family Occupations

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In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dalgleish family was Agricultural Labourer. Mason, Shepherd and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dalgleish. The most common Dalgleish occupation in the UK was Mason. 4% of Dalgleish's were Masons.

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  • Mason

    4%
  • Shepherd

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

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

Dalgleish Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dalgleish Life Expectancy

What is the average Dalgleish lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Dalgleish life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Dalgleish in 1956 was 58, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dalgleish

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dalgleish 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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