Donant Family History

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Donant 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: Donat, Conant, Morant, Dinan, Donato, Doman, Honan, Doane, Monat

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Donant Family Origin

Where is the Donant family from?

Donant Family Occupations

What did your Donant ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Donant occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 100% of Donant's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House


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

Donant Historical Records

What Donant family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 307 census records available for the last name Donant. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donant 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 30 immigration records available for the last name Donant. 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 345 military records available for the last name Donant. For the veterans among your Donant ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donant Life Expectancy

What is the average Donant lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Donant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Donant in 1963 was 65, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donant

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donant 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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