Dongleby Family History

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Dongleby 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: Dingley, Longley, Donley, Donlevy, Tingley, Dingle, Dunkley, Onley

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Dongleby Family Origin

Where is the Dongleby family from?

Dongleby Family Occupations

What did your Dongleby ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer and Stone Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dongleby. The most common Dongleby occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Dongleby's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Stone Mason


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

Dongleby Historical Records

What Dongleby family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 12 census records available for the last name Dongleby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dongleby 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Dongleby. 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 2 military records available for the last name Dongleby. For the veterans among your Dongleby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dongleby Life Expectancy

What is the average Dongleby lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dongleby 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 Dongleby

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