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Donze Family History

Donze Name Meaning
French (Donzé): according to Morlet, a Corsican variant of Italian Donzelli, from Old Italian donzello, denoting a young man of noble birth in the service of a king, used as a nickname for a mannered or effeminate man.Dutch: nickname from Middle Dutch donst, donse ‘down’, ‘downy hair on the chin’.

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

11,288 Historical Documents with Donze on Ancestry.com
3,192 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
462 Military Records
385 Immigration Records
1,816 Census and Voter Lists
5,433 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Donze Families

  • Number of Donze families
     9 - 16
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Donze families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Donze last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Donze census records

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Donze Family Origin

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Donze Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Donze

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Donze Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Donze census records

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Donze Civil War Service Records

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