History of your Surname
Get access to Danohue family records.Start a free trial

Danohue Family History

Danohue Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Donohue, Lanoue, Donahue, Donoghue, Donohoe, Sandhu, Dane, Dano

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Danohue family from?

You can see how Danohue families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Danohue family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Danohue families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 8 Danohue families living in Indiana. This was about 33% of all the recorded Danohue's in USA. Indiana had the highest population of Danohue families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Danohue surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Danohue ancestors do for a living?

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

What Danohue family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 231 census records available for the last name Danohue. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Danohue census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search UK census records for Danohue

Passenger Lists

There are 14 immigration records available for the last name Danohue. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Danohue immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 7 military records available for the last name Danohue. For the veterans among your Danohue ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Danohue military records

You've only scratched the surface of Danohue family history

Discover More

What is the average Danohue lifespan?

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Danohue family tree

Explore Your Tree
Search for another surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial