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Donker Name Meaning

Dutch: nickname for someone with dark hair or a dark complexion, from Middle Dutch donker, donkel ‘dark’.

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


Similar surnames: Dunker, Jonker, Denker, Donner, Kinker, Cocker, Dunkel, Bowker, Koker

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Donker Family Origin

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Donker Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    100%

In 1881, the most common Donker occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 100% of Donker's were Carpenters.

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Donker Historical Records

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Donker Life Expectancy

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Famous Donker Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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