Donger Family History

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Donger 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: Denger, Fonger, Donner, Doner, Doniger, Monger, Donker, Dinger

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Donger Family Origin

Where is the Donger family from?

Donger Family Occupations

What did your Donger ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Donger family was Time Keeper On Public Works. Green Grocer, Labourer and Master Sail Tent & Marquee Maker Employing 3 Men & 3 Boys were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Donger. The most common Donger occupation in the UK was Green Grocer. 25% of Donger's were Green Grocers.

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  • Green Grocer

  • Labourer

  • Master Sail Tent & Marquee Maker Employing 3 Men & 3 Boys

  • Time Keeper On Public Works


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

Donger Historical Records

What Donger family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 918 census records available for the last name Donger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donger 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 Donger

Passenger List

There are 107 immigration records available for the last name Donger. 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 58 military records available for the last name Donger. For the veterans among your Donger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donger Life Expectancy

What is the average Donger lifespan?

Between 1975 and 1986, in the United States, Donger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Donger in 1975 was 81, and 91 in 1986.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donger 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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