Donean Family History

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Donean 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: Donnan, Donegan, Donelan, Donlan, Dean, Donat, Dorman, Duncan, Dolman

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Donean Family Origin

Where is the Donean family from?

Donean Family Occupations

What did your Donean ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Donean occupation in the USA was Brick Mason. 100% of Donean's were Brick Masons.

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  • Brick Mason


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

Donean Historical Records

What Donean family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 118 census records available for the last name Donean. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donean 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 13 immigration records available for the last name Donean. 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 13 military records available for the last name Donean. For the veterans among your Donean ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donean Life Expectancy

What is the average Donean lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donean 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donean

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