Donechy Family History

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Donechy 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: Konecny, Konecky, Doney, Donaghy, Danehy, Denehy, Dolney, Downey

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Donechy Family Origin

Where is the Donechy family from?

Donechy Family Occupations

What did your Donechy ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Donechy occupation in the UK was Carter. 100% of Donechy's were Carters.

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  • Carter

    100%

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

Donechy Historical Records

What Donechy family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 114 census records available for the last name Donechy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donechy 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 26 immigration records available for the last name Donechy. 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 14 military records available for the last name Donechy. For the veterans among your Donechy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donechy Life Expectancy

What is the average Donechy lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donechy 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 Donechy

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