Donafan Family History

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Donafan 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: Donavan, Monahan, Donovan, Donnan, Donegan, Dunagan, Conahan, Donelan

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Donafan Family Origin

Where is the Donafan family from?

Donafan Family Occupations

What did your Donafan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Donafan occupation in the USA was Works In Mill. 100% of Donafan's were Works In Mills.

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  • Works In Mill


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

Donafan Historical Records

What Donafan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 22 census records available for the last name Donafan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donafan 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 Donafan. 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 Donafan. For the veterans among your Donafan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donafan Life Expectancy

What is the average Donafan lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donafan 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 Donafan

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