Donahau Family History

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Donahau 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

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Donahau Family Origin

Where is the Donahau family from?

Donahau Family Occupations

What did your Donahau ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Donahau occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Donahau's were Farmers. Farmer and Keeps House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Donahau.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Keeps House

    25%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Donahau Historical Records

What Donahau family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 36 census records available for the last name Donahau. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donahau 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 5 immigration records available for the last name Donahau. 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 1 military records available for the last name Donahau. For the veterans among your Donahau ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donahau Life Expectancy

What is the average Donahau lifespan?

Average Donahau life expectancy in 1975 was 58 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 70.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donahau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donahau 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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