Doane Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dubháin ‘descendant of Dubhán’, meaning ‘the little black one’, a common name in the 16th century in southern Ireland, or Ó Damháin ‘descendant of Damhán’ meaning ‘fawn’, ‘little stag’, a rare Ulster name. See also Devine.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Dane, Duane, Doyne, Deane, Dore, Coan, Dwan, Downes, Shane, Dade

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Doane Family Origin

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Doane Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant From Public Funds

    20%
  • Coal & Wood Dealer

    20%
  • Coal Dealer

    20%
  • Colliery Labourer

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Doane family was Colliery Labourer. Annuitant From Public Funds, Coal & Wood Dealer and Coal Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Doane. The most common Doane occupation in the UK was Annuitant From Public Funds. 20% of Doane's were Annuitant From Public Fundss.

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Between 1943 and 2004, Doane life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Doane in 1943 was 35, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doane

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