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 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Dougall. 2% of Dougall men worked as a General Labourer and 48% of Dougall women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dougall were shipbuilding and Cook (retired)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    2%
  • Motor Driver
    2%
  • Plumber
    2%
  • shipbuilding
    1%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    48%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    5%
  • Housewife
    3%
  • Cook (retired)
    2%

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

Dougall Historical Records

What Dougall family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 39,000 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 14,000 immigration records available for the last name Dougall. 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 4,000 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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