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Mferguson 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: Ferguson, Fergason, Fergusson, Fergeson, Fergus, Merson, Margeson

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Where is the Mferguson family from?

You can see how Mferguson families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mferguson family name was found in Scotland in 1851. In 1851 there was 1 Mferguson family living in Argyll. This was 100% of all the recorded Mferguson's in Scotland. Argyll had the highest population of Mferguson families in 1851.
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Census Records

There are 2 census records available for the last name Mferguson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mferguson census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Mferguson. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Mferguson. For the veterans among your Mferguson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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