Donard Family History

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Donard 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: Conard, Denard, Downard, Donald, Donat, Leonard, Howard, Donato

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Donard Family Origin

Where is the Donard family from?

Donard Family Occupations

What did your Donard ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Donard occupation in the UK was Draper. 100% of Donard's were Drapers.

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  • Draper


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

Donard Historical Records

What Donard family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 880 census records available for the last name Donard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donard 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 872 immigration records available for the last name Donard. 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 74 military records available for the last name Donard. For the veterans among your Donard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donard Life Expectancy

What is the average Donard lifespan?

Between 1965 and 1979, in the United States, Donard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Donard in 1965 was 82, and 82 in 1979.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donard 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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