Dontigny Family History

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Dontigny 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: Montigny, Demontigny, Montagna, Montagne, Dantin, Kontny, Dorminy

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Dontigny Family Origin

Where is the Dontigny family from?

Dontigny Family Occupations

What did your Dontigny ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Fils De Cultivateur was the top reported job for people in the CA named Dontigny. 21% of Dontigny men worked as a Fils De Cultivateur

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Fils De Cultivateur
  • Cultivateur
  • Journalier
  • Cult

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

Dontigny Historical Records

What Dontigny family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dontigny. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dontigny 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 Dontigny

Passenger List

There are 61 immigration records available for the last name Dontigny. 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 56 military records available for the last name Dontigny. For the veterans among your Dontigny ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dontigny Life Expectancy

What is the average Dontigny lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2002, in the United States, Dontigny life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Dontigny in 1967 was 78, and 77 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dontigny

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dontigny 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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