Donehia Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Donehia 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: Donehoo, Douthit, Venezia, Concha, Donais, Dona, Donahue, Dolphin

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Donehia Family Origin

Where is the Donehia family from?

Donehia Family Occupations

What did your Donehia ancestors do for a living?

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

View Census data for Donehia

Donehia Historical Records

What Donehia family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2 census records available for the last name Donehia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donehia 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 Donehia

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Donehia. 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.

View all Donehia immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Donehia. For the veterans among your Donehia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Donehia military records

You've only scratched the surface of Donehia family history.

Donehia Life Expectancy

What is the average Donehia lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donehia 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 Donehia

Look up another name