Donega Family History

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Donega 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: Donegan, Dong, Dona, Doner, Onaga, Moneta, Donica, Donna, Yoneda

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Donega Family Origin

Where is the Donega family from?

Donega Family Occupations

What did your Donega ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Foreman was the top reported job for people in the US named Donega. 50% of Donega men worked as a Foreman

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Foreman
    50%
  • Warrant Officer
    50%

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

Donega Historical Records

What Donega family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 89 census records available for the last name Donega. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donega 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 Donega

Passenger List

There are 26 immigration records available for the last name Donega. 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 22 military records available for the last name Donega. For the veterans among your Donega ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donega Life Expectancy

What is the average Donega lifespan?

Between 1970 and 1999, in the United States, Donega life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Donega in 1970 was 77, and 90 in 1999.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donega

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donega 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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