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Dones Name Meaning

Catalan: possibly from the plural of Catalan dona ‘lady’, ‘woman’, perhaps alluding to a convent.

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


Similar surnames: Mones, Fones, Donis, Downes, Done, Doles, Domes, Fontes, Doten

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Dones Family Origin

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Dones Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Grocer

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dones. A less common occupation for the Dones family was Grocer. The most common Dones occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Dones's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Dones | Data not to scale

Dones Historical Records

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Dones Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Dones life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Dones in 1952 was 39, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dones

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