Donatt Family History

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Donatt 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, Donath, Donati, Conant, Mowatt, Dott, Monat, Donais

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Donatt Family Origin

Where is the Donatt family from?

Donatt Family Occupations

What did your Donatt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Donatt family was Produce Dealer. The most common Donatt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Donatt's were Farmers. Farmer, Hotel Keeper and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Donatt.

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  • Farmer

  • Hotel Keeper

  • Laborer

  • Produce Dealer


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

Donatt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 322 census records available for the last name Donatt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donatt 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 Donatt. 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 73 military records available for the last name Donatt. For the veterans among your Donatt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donatt Life Expectancy

What is the average Donatt lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2002, in the United States, Donatt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Donatt in 1967 was 77, and 86 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donatt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donatt 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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