Donmoyer Family History

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Donmoyer Name Meaning

Probably a respelling of German Dannmeyer, a nickname for a tenant farmer (see Meyer) whose land was sited near some pines (see Dann), or possibly of Dommeier (see Domeier).

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


Similar surnames: Dammeyer, Dobmeier, Domeier, Wolfmeyer, Lohmeyer, Denyer, Moyer

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Donmoyer Family Origin

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Donmoyer Family Occupations

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In 1880, Miller, Boatman and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Donmoyer. A less common occupation for the Donmoyer family was Farmer. The most common Donmoyer occupation in the USA was Miller. 15% of Donmoyer's were Millers.

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  • Miller

    15%
  • Boatman

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%

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Donmoyer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Donmoyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donmoyer 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 Donmoyer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Donmoyer. For the veterans among your Donmoyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donmoyer Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Donmoyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Donmoyer in 1962 was 70, and 80 in 2004.

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