Donahee Family History

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Donahee 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: Donahue, Donahey, Donahoe, Donaher, Dunshee, Danaher, Donohoe

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Donahee Family Origin

Where is the Donahee family from?

Donahee Family Occupations

What did your Donahee ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Donahee family was Works In Saw Mill. Laborer and Works In Meat House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Donahee. The most common Donahee occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Donahee's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Works In Meat House

  • Works In Saw Mill


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

Donahee Historical Records

What Donahee family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 400 census records available for the last name Donahee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donahee 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 Donahee

Passenger List

There are 42 immigration records available for the last name Donahee. 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 60 military records available for the last name Donahee. For the veterans among your Donahee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donahee Life Expectancy

What is the average Donahee lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Donahee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Donahee in 1962 was 77, and 60 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donahee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donahee 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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