Donis Family History

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Donis Name Meaning

Catalan (Donís): from the personal name Donís, a Valencian variant of Dionís, a vernacular form of Dionysius (see Dennis). Italian (Piedmont): possibly a variant of Donisi, cognate with 1.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Dobis, Denis, Danis, Bonis, Duris, Doris, Enis, Domes, Dones, Annis

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Donis Family Origin

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Donis Family Occupations

What did your Donis ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Laborer and Income were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Donis. 42% of Donis men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Laborer
  • Labourer
  • Journalier
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Income

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Donis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Donis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donis 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 953 immigration records available for the last name Donis. 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 392 military records available for the last name Donis. For the veterans among your Donis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donis Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Donis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Donis in 1958 was 65, and 87 in 2004.

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