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Doyglas Family History

Doyglas 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: Douglas, Douglass, Dollar, Dallas, Dolak, Doyle, Doles, Glas, Bolas

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Where is the Doyglas family from?

You can see how Doyglas families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Doyglas family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Doyglas family living in Massachusetts. This was about 50% of all the recorded Doyglas's in USA. Massachusetts and 1 other state had the highest population of Doyglas families in 1920.
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Census Records

There are 14 census records available for the last name Doyglas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doyglas 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 5 immigration records available for the last name Doyglas. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 4 military records available for the last name Doyglas. For the veterans among your Doyglas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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