Donghy Family History

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Donghy 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: Donaghy, Dong, Doughty, Dungey, Dunphy, Donnay, Rongey, Doney, Longhi

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Donghy Family Origin

Where is the Donghy family from?

Donghy Family Occupations

What did your Donghy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Donghy occupation in the USA was Tin Smith. 100% of Donghy's were Tin Smiths.

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  • Tin Smith


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

Donghy Historical Records

What Donghy family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 56 census records available for the last name Donghy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donghy 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 19 immigration records available for the last name Donghy. 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 military records available for the last name Donghy. For the veterans among your Donghy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donghy Life Expectancy

What is the average Donghy lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donghy 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 Donghy

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