Donaghie Family History

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Donaghie 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: Donaghue, Donahue, Donoghue, Donaghy, Donaghey, Donahoe, Donais

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Donaghie Family Origin

Where is the Donaghie family from?

Donaghie Family Occupations

What did your Donaghie ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Donaghie family was Railway Surfaceman. The most common Donaghie occupation in the UK was Cooper & Ship Ston Assistant. 10% of Donaghie's were Cooper & Ship Ston Assistants. Cooper & Ship Ston Assistant, Foundry Labourer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Donaghie.

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  • Cooper & Ship Ston Assistant

    10%
  • Foundry Labourer

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Railway Surfaceman

    10%

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

Donaghie Historical Records

What Donaghie family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 200 census records available for the last name Donaghie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donaghie census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Donaghie

Passenger List

There are 110 immigration records available for the last name Donaghie. 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 41 military records available for the last name Donaghie. For the veterans among your Donaghie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donaghie Life Expectancy

What is the average Donaghie lifespan?

Average Donaghie life expectancy in 1976 was 95 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 70.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donaghie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donaghie 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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