Doneghay Family History

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Doneghay 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, Donaghy, Donaghey, Longway, Doughty, De Hay, Heneghan

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Doneghay Family Origin

Where is the Doneghay family from?

Doneghay Family Occupations

What did your Doneghay ancestors do for a living?

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

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Doneghay Historical Records

What Doneghay family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 25 census records available for the last name Doneghay. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doneghay 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 42 immigration records available for the last name Doneghay. 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 2 military records available for the last name Doneghay. For the veterans among your Doneghay ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Doneghay Life Expectancy

What is the average Doneghay lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Doneghay 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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