Donaghu Family History

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Donaghu 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: Donaghy, Donaghue, Donahue, Donath, Donoghue, Donaghey, Donaho, Donat

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Donaghu Family Origin

Where is the Donaghu family from?

Donaghu Family Occupations

What did your Donaghu ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Donaghu occupation in the UK was Lodging House Keeper. 100% of Donaghu's were Lodging House Keepers.

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  • Lodging House Keeper


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

Donaghu Historical Records

What Donaghu family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 132 census records available for the last name Donaghu. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donaghu 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 29 immigration records available for the last name Donaghu. 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 347 military records available for the last name Donaghu. For the veterans among your Donaghu ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donaghu Life Expectancy

What is the average Donaghu lifespan?

Between 1968 and 1998, in the United States, Donaghu life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Donaghu in 1968 was 69, and 43 in 1998.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donaghu

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donaghu 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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