Scragg Family History

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Scragg Name Meaning

English: from an Old Norse personal name or byname, Skragg, related to Norwegian dialect skragg ‘a shriveled, wretched person’, and English scraggy ‘lean’, ‘skinny’.

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


Similar surnames: Sprigg, Wragg, Stagg, Sprang, Scroggs, Bragg, Gragg, Schrage, Rygg

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Scragg Family Origin

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Scragg Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Joiner

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Scragg family was Labourer. The most common Scragg occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 5% of Scragg's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scragg.

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Scragg Historical Records

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Scragg Life Expectancy

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