Donehon Family History

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Donehon 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, Donlon, Donegan, Donson, Donelan, Donohoo, Donohoe, Donoho

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Donehon Family Origin

Where is the Donehon family from?

Donehon Family Occupations

What did your Donehon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Donehon occupation in the USA was Clerk In Iron Office. 100% of Donehon's were Clerk In Iron Offices.

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  • Clerk In Iron Office


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

Donehon Historical Records

What Donehon family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 36 census records available for the last name Donehon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donehon 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 4 immigration records available for the last name Donehon. 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 4 military records available for the last name Donehon. For the veterans among your Donehon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donehon Life Expectancy

What is the average Donehon lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donehon 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 Donehon

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