Donn Family History

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Donn Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant spelling of Dunn. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Don.

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

Similar surnames: Don, Sonn, Done, Down, Bonn, Dunn, Dolin, Honn, Dona, Dorn

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Donn Family Origin

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Donn Family Occupations

What did your Donn ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Donn.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

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

Donn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Donn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Donn 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Donn. 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 Donn. For the veterans among your Donn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Donn Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Donn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Donn in 1960 was 58, and 77 in 2004.

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