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Donovan Genealogy and Donovan Family History Information

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  • Alice Maud Donovan (1866 - 1938)
  • Jason Donovan
    Jason Donovan was the subject of an episode of the BBC TV series Who Do You Think You Are? on 30 August 2010 in which he discovered he is a descendant of the pioneer William Cox, who built the first ro...
  • O'Donovan Rossa (1831 - 1915)
    Jeremiah O'Donovan Rossa Irish nationalist leader. Manager of the Fenian newspaper in the 1860s, before his arrest and imprisonment. Freed in 1871 and went to America, editing Irish American newspape...
  • Landon Donovan
    Landon Timothy Donovan (born March 4, 1982) is an American soccer player currently playing for the Los Angeles Galaxy and the United States men's national team. He has played for Bayer Leverkusen, San ...

About the Donovan surname

The Donovan surname means, "Dark Warrior," usually referring to dark hair.