Dont Family History

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Dont 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: Donat, Don, Dong, Mont, Dent, Dott, Pont, Dona, Dost, Dort

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Dont Family Origin

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Dont Family Occupations

What did your Dont ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Colliery Loco Driver Above and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Dont. 25% of Dont men worked as a Colliery Loco Driver Above and 40% of Dont women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dont were Turkish Bath Masseur and Wholesale manufacturer Chemist druggist Warehouse

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Colliery Loco Driver Above
    25%
  • Craneman (retired)
    25%
  • Milk Salesman Electric Metal
    25%
  • Turkish Bath Masseur
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    40%
  • Domestic Help
    20%
  • Hand Press Operator
    20%
  • Wholesale manufacturer Chemist druggist Warehouse
    20%

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

Dont Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dont. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dont 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 288 immigration records available for the last name Dont. 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 16,000 military records available for the last name Dont. For the veterans among your Dont ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dont Life Expectancy

What is the average Dont lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2003, in the United States, Dont life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Dont in 1969 was 70, and 65 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dont

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dont 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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