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Drummond Family History

Drummond Name Meaning
Scottish: habitational name from any of the various places, as for example Drymen near Stirling and Drummond (Castle) in Perthshire, that are named from Gaelic drumainn, a derivative of druim ‘ridge’.

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

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191,236 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
23,398 Military Records
30,955 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Drummond Families

  • Number of Drummond families
     95 - 187
     32 - 94
     1 - 31
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Drummond families
     207 - 411
     70 - 206
     1 - 69
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Drummond families
     545 - 1,087
     182 - 544
     1 - 181
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Drummond Family Origin

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Drummond Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Drummond

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Drummond Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Drummond Civil War Service Records

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