Donats Family History

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Donats 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, Donais, Donath, Donati, Jonas, Monat, Dona, Dolata

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Donats Family Origin

Where is the Donats family from?

Donats Family Occupations

What did your Donats ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Donats occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Donats's were Farmers. Farmer, Brick Mason and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Donats. A less common occupation for the Donats family was Retail Grocer.

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  • Farmer

  • Brick Mason

  • Keeping House

  • Retail Grocer


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

Donats Historical Records

What Donats family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 438 census records available for the last name Donats. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donats 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 98 immigration records available for the last name Donats. 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 10 military records available for the last name Donats. For the veterans among your Donats ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donats Life Expectancy

What is the average Donats lifespan?

Average Donats life expectancy in 1990 was 88 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donats

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donats 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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