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Kedglie Family History

Kedglie Surname 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: Hedglin, Keddie, Kellie, Keagle, Eagle, Kemble, Geddie, Weddle

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Where is the Kedglie family from?

You can see how Kedglie families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kedglie family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Kedglie families were found in and Scotland in 1841. In 1841 there were 10 Kedglie families living in East Lothian. This was about 91% of all the recorded Kedglie's in Scotland. East Lothian had the highest population of Kedglie families in 1841.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Kedglie surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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

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Census Records

There are 46 census records available for the last name Kedglie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kedglie census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 17 immigration records available for the last name Kedglie. 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 Cards

There are 3 military records available for the last name Kedglie. For the veterans among your Kedglie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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