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Where is the Donnell family from?
You can see how Donnell families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Donnell family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Donnell families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 47 Donnell families living in Maine. This was about 36% of all the recorded Donnell's in USA. Maine had the highest population of Donnell families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Donnell surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Donnell. 16% of Donnell men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Donnell women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Donnell were Clerk and Housekeeper. .