Dooner Family History

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Dooner Name Meaning

German: variant of Donner. Irish (Counties Roscommon and Leitrim): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dúnabhra, Ó Donnabhair ‘descendant of Dúnabhra’, from donn ‘brown’ + abhra ‘eyebrow’.

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


Similar surnames: Downes, Looney, Cooney, Downey, Dormer, Rooney, Donner, Doyne, Dooney

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Dooner Family Origin

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Dooner Family Occupations

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  • Baker (Journeyman)

    13%
  • Captn 108th Reg

    13%
  • Clock Dealer

    13%
  • Cotton Operative

    13%

In 1881, the most common Dooner occupation in the UK was Baker (Journeyman). 13% of Dooner's were Baker (Journeyman)s. Baker (Journeyman), Captn 108th Reg and Clock Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dooner. A less common occupation for the Dooner family was Cotton Operative.

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Dooner Historical Records

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Dooner Life Expectancy

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