Donavich Family History

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Donavich 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: Slavich, Donais, Savich, Devich, Monarch, Popovich, Donica, Udovich

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Donavich Family Origin

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Donavich Family Occupations

What did your Donavich ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Labor and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Donavich. 25% of Donavich men worked as a Labor

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Labor
    25%
  • Tannel Worker
    25%
  • Tapping Stone
    25%
  • Truck Driver
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    100%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Donavich Historical Records

What Donavich family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 67 census records available for the last name Donavich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donavich 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 4 immigration records available for the last name Donavich. 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 27 military records available for the last name Donavich. For the veterans among your Donavich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donavich Life Expectancy

What is the average Donavich lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2000, in the United States, Donavich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Donavich in 1966 was 73, and 84 in 2000.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donavich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donavich 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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