Doneau Family History

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Doneau 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: Deneau, Donat, Dona, Mineau, Donnan, Doner, Donegan, Donna, Pineau

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Doneau Family Origin

Where is the Doneau family from?

Doneau Family Occupations

What did your Doneau ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Doneau occupation in the USA was Works In Cotton Mill. 100% of Doneau's were Works In Cotton Mills.

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  • Works In Cotton Mill


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

Doneau Historical Records

What Doneau family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 114 census records available for the last name Doneau. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doneau 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 34 immigration records available for the last name Doneau. 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 6 military records available for the last name Doneau. For the veterans among your Doneau ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Doneau Life Expectancy

What is the average Doneau lifespan?

Average Doneau life expectancy in 1986 was 36 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 73.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doneau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Doneau 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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