Donellon Family History

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Donellon 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: Donnellon, Donelson, Donlon, Bonello, Donnellan, Donelan, Donalson

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Donellon Family Origin

Where is the Donellon family from?

Donellon Family Occupations

What did your Donellon ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Donellon occupation in the UK was Labourer. 100% of Donellon's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer


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

Donellon Historical Records

What Donellon family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 175 census records available for the last name Donellon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donellon 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 49 immigration records available for the last name Donellon. 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 35 military records available for the last name Donellon. For the veterans among your Donellon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donellon Life Expectancy

What is the average Donellon lifespan?

Between 1975 and 2002, in the United States, Donellon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Donellon in 1975 was 81, and 50 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donellon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donellon 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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