Dugnan Family History

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Dugnan 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: Dugan, Duggan, Dignan, Duignan, Dagnan, Degnan, Durnan, Duan, Duncan

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Dugnan Family Origin

Where is the Dugnan family from?

Dugnan Family Occupations

What did your Dugnan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, At School, Tailor and Wks Wool Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dugnan. The most common Dugnan occupation in the USA was At School. 20% of Dugnan's were At Schools. A less common occupation for the Dugnan family was Works In Iron Foundry.

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  • At School

  • Tailor

  • Wks Wool Mill

  • Works In Iron Foundry


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

Dugnan Historical Records

What Dugnan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 257 census records available for the last name Dugnan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dugnan 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 76 immigration records available for the last name Dugnan. 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 22 military records available for the last name Dugnan. For the veterans among your Dugnan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dugnan Life Expectancy

What is the average Dugnan lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dugnan 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dugnan

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