Donehoff Family History

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Donehoff 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: Dodenhoff, Donehoo, Bohnhoff, Neuhoff, Danoff, Langhoff, Dolloff

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Donehoff Family Origin

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Donehoff Family Occupations

What did your Donehoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Cook was the top reported job for people in the US named Donehoff. 50% of Donehoff men worked as a Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
    50%
  • Rr Car Inspector
    50%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Donehoff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9 census records available for the last name Donehoff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donehoff 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Donehoff. 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 Donehoff. For the veterans among your Donehoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donehoff Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donehoff 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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