Donau Family History

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Donau 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, Dona, Dorau, Jonas, Don, Dana, Dong, Dunay, Dinan, Donato

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Donau Family Origin

Where is the Donau family from?

Donau Family Occupations

What did your Donau ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Donau occupation in the UK was Baker (Employing 1 Man). 100% of Donau's were Baker (Employing 1 Man)s.

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  • Baker (Employing 1 Man)


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

Donau Historical Records

What Donau family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 233 census records available for the last name Donau. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donau 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 128 immigration records available for the last name Donau. 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 150 military records available for the last name Donau. For the veterans among your Donau ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donau Life Expectancy

What is the average Donau lifespan?

Between 1965 and 1998, in the United States, Donau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Donau in 1965 was 76, and 96 in 1998.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donau 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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