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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 231 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1st , 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 43 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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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)



  • Dennis Scoggins, American Democrat politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 7th District, 1982
  • 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"
  • Krysta Scoggins, Canadian country singer

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

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    2. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    3. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
    4. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    5. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
    6. Humble, Richard. The Fall of Saxon England. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-987-8).
    7. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
    8. Lennard, Reginald. Rural England 1086-1135 A Study of Social and Agrarian Conditions. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1959. Print.
    9. Cook, Chris. English Historical Facts 1603-1688. London: MacMillan, 1980. Print.
    10. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
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