Donek Family History

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Donek 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: Danek, Domek, Dobek, Doner, Dones, Done, Doney, Dore, Donat, Don

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Donek Family Origin

Where is the Donek family from?

Donek Family Occupations

What did your Donek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Housework was the top reported job for people in the US named Donek.

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Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework

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

Donek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 129 census records available for the last name Donek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donek 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 48 immigration records available for the last name Donek. 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 13 military records available for the last name Donek. For the veterans among your Donek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donek Life Expectancy

What is the average Donek lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2002, in the United States, Donek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Donek in 1969 was 46, and 92 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donek 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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