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Dooner Name Meaning

German: variant of Donner. Irish (Counties Roscommon and Leitrim): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dúnabhra, Ó Donnabhair ‘descendant of Dúnabhra’, from donn ‘brown’ + abhra ‘eyebrow’.

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


Similar surnames: Downes, Looney, Cooney, Downey, Dormer, Rooney, Donner, Doyne, Dooney

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Dooner Family Origin

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Dooner Family Occupations

What did your Dooner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping House, Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dooner. A less common occupation for the Dooner family was Coal Miner. The most common Dooner occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 13% of Dooner's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Coal Miner

    7%

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Dooner Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Dooner ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Dooner Life Expectancy

What is the average Dooner lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, Dooner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Dooner in 1958 was 38, and 54 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dooner 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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