Donaten Family History

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Donaten 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, Donato, Doten, Onate, Donath, Dorsten, Donathan, Donati

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Donaten Family Origin

Where is the Donaten family from?

Donaten Family Occupations

What did your Donaten ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Donaten occupation in the USA was Piano Maker. 100% of Donaten's were Piano Makers.

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  • Piano Maker


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

Donaten Historical Records

What Donaten family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 27 census records available for the last name Donaten. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donaten 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Donaten. 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 Donaten. For the veterans among your Donaten ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donaten Life Expectancy

What is the average Donaten lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donaten 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 Donaten

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