Donawa Family History

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Donawa 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: Donaway, Donat, Donato, Donais, Dona, Dolata, Ozawa, Nonaka, Onaga

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Donawa Family Origin

Where is the Donawa family from?

Donawa Family Occupations

What did your Donawa ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, C Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Donawa. 50% of Donawa men worked as a C Labourer

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • C Labourer
    50%
  • General Labourer
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%

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

Donawa Historical Records

What Donawa family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 272 census records available for the last name Donawa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donawa 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 392 immigration records available for the last name Donawa. 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 32 military records available for the last name Donawa. For the veterans among your Donawa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donawa Life Expectancy

What is the average Donawa lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Donawa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Donawa in 1958 was 53, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donawa

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donawa 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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