Donegh Family History

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Donegh 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: Dong, Dobesh, Doner, Donegan, Dones, Donath, Doege, Done, Doney

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Donegh Family Origin

Where is the Donegh family from?

Donegh Family Occupations

What did your Donegh ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Donegh occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Donegh's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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

Donegh Historical Records

What Donegh family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 41 census records available for the last name Donegh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donegh 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 8 immigration records available for the last name Donegh. 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 1 military records available for the last name Donegh. For the veterans among your Donegh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donegh Life Expectancy

What is the average Donegh lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donegh 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 Donegh

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