Duglass Family History

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Duglass 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: Douglass, Glass, Douglas, Dugas, Grass, Dallas, Gass, Dugal, Dumais

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Duglass Family Origin

Where is the Duglass family from?

Duglass Family Occupations

What did your Duglass ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Duglass occupation in the UK was Cartman. 11% of Duglass's were Cartmans. Cartman, Coal Miner and Agricultural Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duglass. A less common occupation for the Duglass family was Boiler Smith.

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  • Cartman

  • Coal Miner

  • Agricultural Laborer

  • Boiler Smith


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

Duglass Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Duglass. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Duglass census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Duglass

Passenger List

There are 187 immigration records available for the last name Duglass. 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 500 military records available for the last name Duglass. For the veterans among your Duglass ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Duglass Life Expectancy

What is the average Duglass lifespan?

Between 1976 and 2001, in the United States, Duglass life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Duglass in 1976 was 69, and 84 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duglass

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Duglass 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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