Donath Family History

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Donath Name Meaning

German: variant of Donat. Hungarian (Donáth): variant of Donát (see Donat).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Donat, Ponath, Dona, Donato, Conrath, Konrath, Horath, Porth, Doney

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Donath Family Origin

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Donath Family Occupations

What did your Donath ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Assistant Chemists Shop Refugee Seeking Work and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Donath. 12% of Donath men worked as an Assistant Chemists Shop Refugee Seeking Work and 29% of Donath women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Donath were Jewelery Dealer and Housemaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Assistant Chemists Shop Refugee Seeking Work
    12%
  • Czechoslovakian Refugee No Occupation
    12%
  • Formerly Furniture Mfs
    12%
  • Jewelery Dealer
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    29%
  • Domestic Work Paid
    15%
  • General Maid
    15%
  • Housemaid
    15%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Donath Historical Records

What Donath family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Donath. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donath 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Donath. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Donath. For the veterans among your Donath ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donath Life Expectancy

What is the average Donath lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Donath life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Donath in 1951 was 54, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donath

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donath 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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