The Pugsley surname is a habitational name taken on from a place, so called, in Warkleigh, Devon.
Early Origins of the Pugsley family
The surname Pugsley was first found in Shropshire where they held a family seat from early times and their first records appeared on the early census rolls taken by the early Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.
Early History of the Pugsley family
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Migration of the Pugsley family to Ireland
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Robert T. Pugsley, American Republican politician, Mayor of Beacon, New York, 1938-41 
Jonathan Pugsley, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 2008 
Jacob Joseph Pugsley (1838-1920), American Republican politician, Member of Ohio State Legislature; U.S. Representative from Ohio 12th District, 1887-91 
Earl C. Pugsley (1885-1976), American Republican politician, Circuit Judge in Michigan 27th Circuit, 1930-59; Candidate for justice of Michigan State Supreme Court, 1942 
Cornelius Amory Pugsley (1850-1936), American Democrat politician, U.S. Representative from New York 16th District, 1901-03; Defeated, 1902, 1910 
Chester DeWitt Pugsley (b. 1888), American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1916; Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 25th District, 1916 
Charles William Pugsley (1878-1940), American politician, Delegate to Nebraska State Constitutional Convention, 1919-20; Assistant U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, 1921-23 
Mrs. Mary Frances Brenda Pugsley M.B.E., British founder and owner of Hair @The Academy, was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire on 29th December 2018 for services to Disadvantaged People in Devon
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Lieutenant Colonel Christopher Pugsley (b. 1947), British Army officer and Professor at Royal Military Academy Sandhurst
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^ Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X