Doneker Family History

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Doneker 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: Donker, Daneker, Jonker, Dieker, Domeier, Donner, Doner, Bodeker

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Doneker Family Origin

Where is the Doneker family from?

Doneker Family Occupations

What did your Doneker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Doneker occupation in the USA was Telegraph Operator. 100% of Doneker's were Telegraph Operators.

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  • Telegraph Operator


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

Doneker Historical Records

What Doneker family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 160 census records available for the last name Doneker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doneker 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 33 immigration records available for the last name Doneker. 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 56 military records available for the last name Doneker. For the veterans among your Doneker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Doneker Life Expectancy

What is the average Doneker lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Doneker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Doneker in 1965 was 76, and 73 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doneker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Doneker 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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