Donegani Family History

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Donegani 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, Donelan, Donigan, Dunegan, Degan, Donovan, Donnan, Dorgan

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Donegani Family Origin

Where is the Donegani family from?

Donegani Family Occupations

What did your Donegani ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Domestic Servant, Farmer and Fish Fruit & Game Dealer (Fishmonger) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Donegani. The most common Donegani occupation in the UK was Domestic Servant. 17% of Donegani's were Domestic Servants. A less common occupation for the Donegani family was Gilder And Carver.

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  • Domestic Servant

  • Farmer

  • Fish Fruit & Game Dealer (Fishmonger)

  • Gilder And Carver


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

Donegani Historical Records

What Donegani family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 506 census records available for the last name Donegani. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donegani 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 Donegani

Passenger List

There are 179 immigration records available for the last name Donegani. 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 33 military records available for the last name Donegani. For the veterans among your Donegani ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donegani Life Expectancy

What is the average Donegani lifespan?

Between 1971 and 2003, in the United States, Donegani life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Donegani in 1971 was 73, and 76 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donegani

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donegani 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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