Donathen Family History

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Donathen 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: Donathan, Jonathan, Donath, Donahey, Donaghey, Donaher, Donat, Donato

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Donathen Family Origin

Where is the Donathen family from?

Donathen Family Occupations

What did your Donathen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Donathen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Donathen's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Donathen.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer


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

Donathen Historical Records

What Donathen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 83 census records available for the last name Donathen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donathen 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Donathen. 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 24 military records available for the last name Donathen. For the veterans among your Donathen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donathen Life Expectancy

What is the average Donathen lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Donathen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Donathen in 1963 was 60, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donathen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donathen 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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