Donsbach Family History

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Donsbach Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Donsbach in Hesse.

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


Similar surnames: Mansbach, Dresbach, Hosbach, Rossbach, Dernbach, Dreisbach, Anspach

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Donsbach Family Origin

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Donsbach Family Occupations

What did your Donsbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Donsbach family was Keeping House. The most common Donsbach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Donsbach's were Farmers. Farmer, Brick Mason and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Donsbach.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Brick Mason

    17%
  • Farming

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Donsbach ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Donsbach Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Donsbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Donsbach lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Donsbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Donsbach in 1961 was 54, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Donsbach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Donsbach ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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