Dontegney Family History

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Dontegney 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: Montagne, Montney, Montigny, Donnelley, Donaghey, Dolney, Downey

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Dontegney Family Origin

Where is the Dontegney family from?

Dontegney Family Occupations

What did your Dontegney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dontegney occupation in the USA was Work For R. R. Co.. 100% of Dontegney's were Work For R. R. Co.s.

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  • Work For R. R. Co.

    100%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Dontegney Historical Records

What Dontegney family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 22 census records available for the last name Dontegney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dontegney 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 Dontegney. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Dontegney. For the veterans among your Dontegney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dontegney Life Expectancy

What is the average Dontegney lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dontegney 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 Dontegney

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