Donegar Family History

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Donegar 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, Winegar, Doner, Binegar, Pinegar, Doniger, Donelan, Renegar

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Donegar Family Origin

Where is the Donegar family from?

Donegar Family Occupations

What did your Donegar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Brewery and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Donegar. The most common Donegar occupation in the USA was Brewery. 50% of Donegar's were Brewerys.

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  • Brewery

    50%
  • Tailor

    50%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Donegar Historical Records

What Donegar family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 154 census records available for the last name Donegar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donegar 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 19 immigration records available for the last name Donegar. 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 12 military records available for the last name Donegar. For the veterans among your Donegar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donegar Life Expectancy

What is the average Donegar lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donegar 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 Donegar

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