Donghey Family History

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Donghey 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: Donahey, Donaghey, Dougher, Doughty, Dingley, Dungey, Boughey

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Donghey Family Origin

Where is the Donghey family from?

Donghey Family Occupations

What did your Donghey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Donghey occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 100% of Donghey's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner


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

Donghey Historical Records

What Donghey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 41 census records available for the last name Donghey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donghey 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 12 immigration records available for the last name Donghey. 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 Donghey. For the veterans among your Donghey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donghey Life Expectancy

What is the average Donghey lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donghey 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 Donghey

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