Donahal Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Donahal 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: Monahan, Donahue, Conahan, Donathan, Donaway, Donham, Donavan

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Donahal Family Origin

Where is the Donahal family from?

Donahal Family Occupations

What did your Donahal ancestors do for a living?

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

View Census data for Donahal

Donahal Historical Records

What Donahal family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 74 census records available for the last name Donahal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donahal 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 Donahal

Passenger List

There are 19 immigration records available for the last name Donahal. 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 Donahal immigration records

Draft Card

There are 5 military records available for the last name Donahal. For the veterans among your Donahal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Donahal military records

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

Donahal Life Expectancy

What is the average Donahal lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donahal 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donahal

Look up another name