Donelow Family History

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Donelow 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: Donlon, Dukelow, Denslow, Donelan, Donehoo, Donelson, Dunlow, Dunlop

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Donelow Family Origin

Where is the Donelow family from?

Donelow Family Occupations

What did your Donelow ancestors do for a living?

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

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Donelow Historical Records

What Donelow family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 27 census records available for the last name Donelow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donelow 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 2 immigration records available for the last name Donelow. 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 51 military records available for the last name Donelow. For the veterans among your Donelow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donelow Life Expectancy

What is the average Donelow lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Donelow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Donelow in 1965 was 63, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donelow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donelow 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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