Donelian Family History

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Donelian 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: Donelan, Donegan, Donnellan, Danielian, Donelson, Donlin, Donlan

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Donelian Family Origin

Where is the Donelian family from?

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Donelian Family Occupations

What did your Donelian ancestors do for a living?

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

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Donelian Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 34 census records available for the last name Donelian. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donelian 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 36 immigration records available for the last name Donelian. 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 17 military records available for the last name Donelian. For the veterans among your Donelian ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donelian Life Expectancy

What is the average Donelian lifespan?

Between 1976 and 2002, in the United States, Donelian life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Donelian in 1976 was 52, and 83 in 2002.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donelian 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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