Donahie Family History

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Donahie 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, Donahoe, Donais, Donadio, Donati, Donohoe, Donohue, Donahey

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Donahie Family Origin

Where is the Donahie family from?

Donahie Family Occupations

What did your Donahie ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Donahie occupation in the UK was Iron Dresser. 100% of Donahie's were Iron Dressers.

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  • Iron Dresser


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

Donahie Historical Records

What Donahie family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 243 census records available for the last name Donahie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donahie 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 27 immigration records available for the last name Donahie. 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 37 military records available for the last name Donahie. For the veterans among your Donahie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donahie Life Expectancy

What is the average Donahie lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2002, in the United States, Donahie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Donahie in 1963 was 83, and 67 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donahie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donahie 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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