Dongelstedt Family History

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Dongelstedt 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: Engelstad, Nienstedt, Vollstedt, Bockenstedt, Engelbert, Morgenstern

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Dongelstedt Family Origin

Where is the Dongelstedt family from?

Dongelstedt Family Occupations

What did your Dongelstedt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dongelstedt occupation in the USA was Shoemaker. 100% of Dongelstedt's were Shoemakers.

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  • Shoemaker


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

Dongelstedt Historical Records

What Dongelstedt family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5 census records available for the last name Dongelstedt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dongelstedt census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Dongelstedt

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Dongelstedt. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Dongelstedt. For the veterans among your Dongelstedt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dongelstedt Life Expectancy

What is the average Dongelstedt lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dongelstedt 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dongelstedt

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