14-Day Free Trial GIVE ME ACCESS

Scaggs Family History

Scaggs Name Meaning
English: unexplained. Clearly a variant of Skaggs, also unexplained. pwh. 1881 British census has 14, all ESX.

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

69,206 Historical Documents with Scaggs on Ancestry.com
14,636 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,348 Military Records
165 Immigration Records
10,982 Census and Voter Lists
41,075 Member Trees

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Name Distribution of Scaggs Families

  • Number of Scaggs families
     32 - 61
     11 - 31
     1 - 10
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Scaggs families
     9 - 15
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Scaggs last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Scaggs census records

You can see how Scaggs families moved over time by selecting different Census years.

Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

View all Scaggs census records >

Scaggs Family Origin

Find out where people with the family name Scaggs lived before coming to the United States. Using Ancestry, you can search through passenger arrival records, naturalization records, border crossings, emigration records, passport applications, and even convict transportation records.

Scaggs Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

Click on a circle in the chart to view Scaggs immigration records

You can find out when most of the Scaggs families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

View all Scaggs immigration records >

Average Life Expectancy for Scaggs

Click on a circle in the chart to view Scaggs birth and death records

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

View all Scaggs ancestors in the SSDI

Scaggs Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Scaggs census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Scaggs ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

View all Scaggs census records >

Scaggs Civil War Service Records

Click to view veteran service records

You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

View all Scaggs military records >

Message Board about Scaggs 126 Threads, 65 Messages

Look up another family name
×