Donehugh Family History

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Donehugh 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: Donahue, Depugh, Dorrough, Donohue, Donehoo, Dorough, Hugh, Dong

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Donehugh Family Origin

Where is the Donehugh family from?

Donehugh Family Occupations

What did your Donehugh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Grocer, Keeping House and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Donehugh. The most common Donehugh occupation in the USA was Grocer. 25% of Donehugh's were Grocers. A less common occupation for the Donehugh family was Mining Coal.

View Census data for Donehugh | Data not to scale

  • Grocer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Keeps House

    25%
  • Mining Coal

    25%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Donehugh Historical Records

What Donehugh family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 147 census records available for the last name Donehugh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donehugh 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 Donehugh

Passenger List

There are 2 immigration records available for the last name Donehugh. 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 10 military records available for the last name Donehugh. For the veterans among your Donehugh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donehugh Life Expectancy

What is the average Donehugh lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donehugh 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 Donehugh

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