Donecker Family History

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Donecker 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: Honecker, Decker, Necker, Noecker, Boecker, Dannecker, Donker

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Donecker Family Origin

Where is the Donecker family from?

Donecker Family Occupations

What did your Donecker ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Donecker. 12% of Donecker men worked as a Farmer and 28% of Donecker women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Donecker were Pin Boy and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    12%
  • Clerk
    9%
  • Executive
    6%
  • Pin Boy
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    28%
  • Clerk
    10%
  • Hand Roller
    10%
  • Housework
    10%

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

Donecker Historical Records

What Donecker family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Donecker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donecker 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 Donecker

Passenger List

There are 98 immigration records available for the last name Donecker. 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 142 military records available for the last name Donecker. For the veterans among your Donecker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donecker Life Expectancy

What is the average Donecker lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Donecker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Donecker in 1962 was 72, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donecker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donecker 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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