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Dugal Name Meaning

Scottish: either an Anglicized form of the Gaelic personal name Dùghall (see Doyle) or a reduced form of McDougall. Possibly of French origin but unexplained. Indian (Panjab): Hindu (Khatri) and Sikh name based on the name of a Khatri clan. In India the name is more commonly spelled Duggal.

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


Similar surnames: Dugar, Dugan, Dua, Dura, Gal, Dial, Drugan, Dagel, Duga, Lugar

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Where is the Dugal family from?

You can see how Dugal families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dugal family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Dugal families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1841 there were 7 Dugal families living in Perthshire. This was about 22% of all the recorded Dugal's in Scotland. Perthshire had the highest population of Dugal families in 1841.
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What did your Dugal ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dugal. 21% of Dugal men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Dugal women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dugal were Truck Driver and Student.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    21%
  • Laborer
    21%
  • Weaver
    12%
  • Truck Driver
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
    13%
  • Housewife
    13%
  • Clerk
    13%
  • Student
    13%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 700 immigration records available for the last name Dugal. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Dugal. For the veterans among your Dugal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dugal lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Dugal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Dugal in 1958 was 57, and 75 in 2004.

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