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Racine Family History

Racine Name Meaning
French: from Old French racine ‘root’; a metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of root vegetables, or a nickname for a tenacious and stubborn man. It is frequently found translated as Root.

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

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Name Distribution of Racine Families

  • Number of Racine families
     33 - 63
     12 - 32
     1 - 11
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Racine families
     17 - 32
     6 - 16
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Racine families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Racine Family Origin

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Racine Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Racine

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Racine Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Racine Civil War Service Records

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