Donaford Family History

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Donaford 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: Dunford, Montford, Dunsford, Ponsford, Densford, Danford, Winford

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Donaford Family Origin

Where is the Donaford family from?

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Donaford Family Occupations

What did your Donaford ancestors do for a living?

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

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Donaford Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13 census records available for the last name Donaford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donaford 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 immigration records available for the last name Donaford. 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 military records available for the last name Donaford. For the veterans among your Donaford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donaford Life Expectancy

What is the average Donaford lifespan?

Average Donaford life expectancy in 1968 was 72 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 71.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donaford

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donaford 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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