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The Scoggins surname is of uncertain origin, but was related to a Middle English word used to describe 'stunted growth' of foliage.

Scoggins Early Origins



The surname Scoggins was first found in Peebles-shire in the lands of Stobo where they held a family seat at Scrogges from the 12th century.

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Scoggins Spelling Variations


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Scoggins Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Scroggs, Scrogges, Scrogs, Scroggis, Scruggs, Scroggin, Scroggins and many more.

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Scoggins Early History


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Scoggins Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Scoggins research. Another 185 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1296, 1436, 1449, 1439, 1623, 1683, 1678 and 1681 are included under the topic Early Scoggins History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Scoggins Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Scoggins Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 44 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Scoggins Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Scoggins In Ireland


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Scoggins In Ireland



Some of the Scoggins family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 169 words (12 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Scoggins Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Ethel Ida Scoggins, aged 27, who landed in America from London, in 1905
  • Laura Louisa Scoggins, aged 31, who settled in America from Norwich, England, in 1907
  • Hartford Scoggins, aged 34, who emigrated to the United States, in 1918
  • William Scoggins, aged 26, who emigrated to the United States from London, England, in 1922

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Contemporary Notables of the name Scoggins (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Scoggins (post 1700)



  • Tracy Scoggins (b. 1953), American actress, best known for her roles as Cat Grant in the television series "Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman"
  • Myles W. Scoggins, American academic, 16th President of the Colorado School of Mines
  • Jerry Scoggins (1913-2004), American country singer, best remembered for singing "The Ballad of Jed Clampett," the theme song to the 1960s sitcom "The Beverly Hillbillies"
  • Dennis Scoggins, American Democrat politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 7th District, 1982 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 13) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Krysta Scoggins, Canadian country singer

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 13) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

Other References

  1. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  2. Foster, Joseph. Dictionary of Heraldry Feudal Coats of Arms and Pedigrees. London: Bracken Books, 1989. Print. (ISBN 1-85170-309-8).
  3. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
  4. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  5. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
  6. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
  7. Thirsk, Joan. The Agrarian History of England and Wales. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press: 7 Volumes. Print.
  8. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  9. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  10. MacAulay, Thomas Babington. History of England from the Accession of James the Second 4 volumes. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1879. Print.
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