Donahea Family History

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Donahea 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: Donahey, Donaher, Donahue, Danaher, Donohew, Donaghey, Donaho

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Donahea Family Origin

Where is the Donahea family from?

Donahea Family Occupations

What did your Donahea ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, brick Mason and Laborer R.R. were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Donahea. The most common Donahea occupation in the USA was Brick Mason. 50% of Donahea's were Brick Masons.

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  • Brick Mason

    50%
  • Laborer R.R.

    50%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Donahea Historical Records

What Donahea family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 35 census records available for the last name Donahea. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donahea 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 4 immigration records available for the last name Donahea. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Donahea. For the veterans among your Donahea ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donahea Life Expectancy

What is the average Donahea lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donahea 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 Donahea

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