Pogue Family History

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Pogue Name Meaning

Irish (northeastern Ulster): reduced form of Scottish Pollock.

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

Similar surnames: Logue, Bogue, Bogle, Page, Fogus, Poague, Ogle, Poage, Logie, Roque

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Pogue Family Origin

Where is the Pogue family from?

Pogue Family Occupations

What did your Pogue ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Pogue occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Pogue's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pogue family was Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pogue.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Pogue Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Pogue. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pogue 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Pogue. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Pogue. For the veterans among your Pogue ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pogue Life Expectancy

What is the average Pogue lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Pogue life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Pogue in 1944 was 25, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pogue

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pogue 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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