Dohner Family History

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Dohner Name Meaning

patronymic from the personal name Döhn (see Dohn). habitational name for someone from Dohna near Pirna, Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Rohner, Lohner, Dorner, Johner, Dobner, Dohrer, Bohner, Dunner

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Dohner Family Origin

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Dohner Family Occupations

What did your Dohner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dohner family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Harness Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dohner. The most common Dohner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Dohner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Harness Maker

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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Dohner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dohner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dohner 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Dohner. 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 Dohner. For the veterans among your Dohner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dohner Life Expectancy

What is the average Dohner lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Dohner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Dohner in 1953 was 70, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dohner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dohner 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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