Donghty Family History

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Donghty 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: Doughty, Donaghy, Donahey, Donaghey, Donat, Dong, Donato, Monty

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Donghty Family Origin

Where is the Donghty family from?

Donghty Family Occupations

What did your Donghty ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Donghty occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 100% of Donghty's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter


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

Donghty Historical Records

What Donghty family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 189 census records available for the last name Donghty. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donghty 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 187 immigration records available for the last name Donghty. 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 34 military records available for the last name Donghty. For the veterans among your Donghty ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donghty Life Expectancy

What is the average Donghty lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donghty 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 Donghty

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