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Donaway Family Origin

Where is the Donaway family from?

Donaway Family Occupations

What did your Donaway ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Gravel Digger (heavy Worker) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Donaway. 50% of Donaway men worked as a Gravel Digger (heavy Worker) and 50% of Donaway women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Donaway were Haulage Certcaster Lorry Driver (heavy Worker) and Typist L C C

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Gravel Digger (heavy Worker)
    50%
  • Haulage Certcaster Lorry Driver (heavy Worker)
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Ladies Tailoress
    25%
  • Typist L C C
    25%

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

Donaway Historical Records

What Donaway family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Donaway. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donaway census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Donaway

Passenger List

There are 94 immigration records available for the last name Donaway. 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 676 military records available for the last name Donaway. For the veterans among your Donaway ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donaway Life Expectancy

What is the average Donaway lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Donaway life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Donaway in 1953 was 44, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donaway

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donaway 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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