Donellen Family History

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Donellen 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: Snellen, Donnellon, Donnellan, Donelan, Donnelley, Donelson, Ellen

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Donellen Family Origin

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Donellen Family Occupations

What did your Donellen ancestors do for a living?

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

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Donellen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 48 census records available for the last name Donellen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donellen 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 30 immigration records available for the last name Donellen. 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 11 military records available for the last name Donellen. For the veterans among your Donellen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donellen Life Expectancy

What is the average Donellen lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donellen 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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