Mcdougall Family History
Mcdougall Name Meaning
Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dubhghaill, ‘son of Dubhghall’, a personal name composed of the elements dubh ‘black’ + gall ‘stranger’. This was originally a byname used to distinguish the darker-haired Danes from the fair-haired Norwegians. Compare Doyle.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press