Dongen Family History

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Dongen 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: Dodgen, Donges, Dong, Bogen, Morgen, Dennen, Dolen, Longden, Vangen

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Dongen Family Origin

Where is the Dongen family from?

Dongen Family Occupations

What did your Dongen ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Labourer


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

Dongen Historical Records

What Dongen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 874 census records available for the last name Dongen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dongen 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 Dongen

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dongen. 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 145 military records available for the last name Dongen. For the veterans among your Dongen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dongen Life Expectancy

What is the average Dongen lifespan?

Between 1985 and 1999, in the United States, Dongen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Dongen in 1985 was 98, and 85 in 1999.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dongen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dongen 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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