Donavel Family History

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Donavel 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: Dovel, Donavan, Donahey, Donaher, Daniel, Donat, Dove, Nave, Savel

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Donavel Family Origin

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Donavel Family Occupations

What did your Donavel ancestors do for a living?

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

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Donavel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11 census records available for the last name Donavel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donavel 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 immigration records available for the last name Donavel. 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 7 military records available for the last name Donavel. For the veterans among your Donavel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donavel Life Expectancy

What is the average Donavel lifespan?

Between 1977 and 2003, in the United States, Donavel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Donavel in 1977 was 48, and 61 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donavel 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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