Donachue Family History

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Donachue 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: Donahue, Donaghue, Donoghue, Donohue, Donahoe, Donath, Donathan

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Donachue Family Origin

Where is the Donachue family from?

Donachue Family Occupations

What did your Donachue ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Donachue occupation in the UK was Lab In Ironworks. 100% of Donachue's were Lab In Ironworkss.

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  • Lab In Ironworks


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

Donachue Historical Records

What Donachue family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 43 census records available for the last name Donachue. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donachue 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 11 immigration records available for the last name Donachue. 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 11 military records available for the last name Donachue. For the veterans among your Donachue ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donachue Life Expectancy

What is the average Donachue lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donachue 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donachue

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