De'hughes Family History

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De'hughes Name 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: Hughes, Beougher, Hughen, Hughey, Hughs, Hugh, Hercules, Bethune

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De'hughes Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the De'hughes name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name De'hughes. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


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De'hughes Family Origin

Where is the De'hughes family from?

De'hughes Family Occupations

What did your De'hughes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common De'hughes occupation in the USA was Clergyman. 100% of De'hughes's were Clergymans.

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  • Clergyman


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your De'hughes ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

De'hughes Historical Records

What De'hughes family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 16 census records available for the last name De'hughes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, De'hughes census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2 immigration records available for the last name De'hughes. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 5 military records available for the last name De'hughes. For the veterans among your De'hughes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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De'hughes Life Expectancy

What is the average De'hughes lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your De'hughes 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.

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