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Raynes Family History

Raynes Name Meaning
habitational name from Rayne in Essex or Raines in Derbyshire.(of Norman origin): habitational name from Rennes in Normandy.

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

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25,541 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,300 Military Records
1,929 Immigration Records
17,800 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Raynes Families

  • Number of Raynes families
     14 - 26
     5 - 13
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Raynes families
     132 - 261
     45 - 131
     1 - 44
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Raynes last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Raynes Family Origin

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Raynes Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Raynes

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Raynes Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Raynes Civil War Service Records

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