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Donigan Family Origin

Where is the Donigan family from?

Donigan Family Occupations

What did your Donigan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Donigan occupation in the UK was Bricklayers Labourer. 17% of Donigan's were Bricklayers Labourers. Bricklayers Labourer, Coal Miner and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Donigan. A less common occupation for the Donigan family was Grocer.

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  • Bricklayers Labourer

  • Coal Miner

  • Cooper

  • Grocer


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

Donigan Historical Records

What Donigan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Donigan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donigan 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 Donigan

Passenger List

There are 787 immigration records available for the last name Donigan. 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 740 military records available for the last name Donigan. For the veterans among your Donigan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donigan Life Expectancy

What is the average Donigan lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Donigan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Donigan in 1956 was 49, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donigan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donigan 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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