Donaghey Family History

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Donaghey Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Donahue.

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


Similar surnames: Donaghy, Donahey, Donaghue, Donaher, Donoghue, Donaho, Donahoo

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Donaghey Family Origin

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Donaghey Family Occupations

What did your Donaghey ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Donaghey. 19% of Donaghey men worked as a General Labourer and 41% of Donaghey women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Donaghey were Builders Labourer and Civil Servant (clerical Officer Money Order Dept G P O

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    19%
  • Steel Erector
    10%
  • Bosun Luxor 1332042
    5%
  • Builders Labourer
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    41%
  • Hotel Maid
    7%
  • Big Cotton Piecer Heavy Wor
    4%
  • Civil Servant (clerical Officer Money Order Dept G P O
    4%

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

Donaghey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Donaghey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donaghey 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Donaghey. 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 823 military records available for the last name Donaghey. For the veterans among your Donaghey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donaghey Life Expectancy

What is the average Donaghey lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Donaghey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Donaghey in 1960 was 74, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donaghey

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