8,383 POGUE members around the world
Stay informed about POGUE Family online & offline events!
See our recent family gatherings
POGUE Family HistoryRecorded as Poag, Poge, Poage, Pogue, Puig, Pogg, Pudge, Poig, and the patronymics Pogson, Poxon, and Poggs, this interesting and unusual surname is of early medieval English origin. It is one of a handful of surnames surviving which were derived from the name of the first bearer's mother. This is because European society has been almost invariably patriarchal throughout history, and as a result the given name of the male head of the household has been handed on as a distinguishing name to successive generations.
Who have we missed?
Tell us about any famous POGUE (or surname variant) you think we should add here. We will get our genealogists to check them out and add them to the list. Thanks!
Join the conversation with the POGUE tribe
- Find your POGUE ancestor
- Tell us about your POGUE Family
- Tell us about your POGUE ancestors
- Ask a question about the POGUE history
- Leave a message for POGUE family members
Invite more POGUE family members!
Write an email address and click 'Invite' to share this page with more members of the POGUE tribe.
Family Coat of Arms Generator
Why not see what your family crest could look like based on your own family characteristics?Create Crest