Dongan Family History

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Dongan 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: Donnan, Dorgan, Donegan, Dungan, Dogan, Mongan, Dougan, Donigan

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Dongan Family Origin

Where is the Dongan family from?

Dongan Family Occupations

What did your Dongan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dongan family was Works In Button Shop. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dongan. The most common Dongan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Dongan's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Works In Button Shop


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

Dongan Historical Records

What Dongan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dongan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dongan 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 609 immigration records available for the last name Dongan. 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 199 military records available for the last name Dongan. For the veterans among your Dongan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dongan Life Expectancy

What is the average Dongan lifespan?

Between 1964 and 1993, in the United States, Dongan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Dongan in 1964 was 64, and 91 in 1993.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dongan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dongan 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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