Dohn Family History

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Dohn Name Meaning

German (Döhn): from a derivative of the personal name Ant(h)on, German form of Anthony.

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

Similar surnames: John, Mohn, Dehn, Hohn, Kohn, Gohn, Sohn, Rohn, Dohm, Bohn

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Dohn Family Origin

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Dohn Family Occupations

What did your Dohn ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Locomotive Fitter and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Dohn. 50% of Dohn men worked as a Locomotive Fitter

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Locomotive Fitter
  • Telegraphist

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Dohn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Dohn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dohn census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dohn. 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.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Dohn. For the veterans among your Dohn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dohn Life Expectancy

What is the average Dohn lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Dohn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Dohn in 1951 was 22, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dohn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dohn ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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