Donah Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Donah 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: Donat, Dona, Donath, Donaho, Jonas, Don, Dana, Dong, Dunay, Dinan

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Donah Family Origin

Where is the Donah family from?

Donah Family Occupations

What did your Donah ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Donah occupation in the UK was Wood Carter. 100% of Donah's were Wood Carters.

View Census data for Donah | Data not to scale

  • Wood Carter

    100%

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

Donah Historical Records

What Donah family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Donah. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donah 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 Donah

Passenger List

There are 174 immigration records available for the last name Donah. 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.

View all Donah immigration records

Draft Card

There are 153 military records available for the last name Donah. For the veterans among your Donah ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Donah military records

You've only scratched the surface of Donah family history.

Donah Life Expectancy

What is the average Donah lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Donah life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Donah in 1962 was 72, and 84 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donah

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donah 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.

Look up another name