Donahar Family History

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Donahar 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: Donaher, Monahan, Donahue, Danaher, Conahan, Donathan, Donaway

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Donahar Family Origin

Where is the Donahar family from?

Donahar Family Occupations

What did your Donahar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Donahar occupation in the USA was Miner. 100% of Donahar's were Miners.

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  • Miner


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

Donahar Historical Records

What Donahar family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 124 census records available for the last name Donahar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donahar 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 9 immigration records available for the last name Donahar. 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 8 military records available for the last name Donahar. For the veterans among your Donahar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donahar Life Expectancy

What is the average Donahar lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donahar 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 Donahar

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