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Rayor Family History

Rayor Name Meaning

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

874 Historical Documents with Rayor on Ancestry.com
339 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
30 Military Records
43 Immigration Records
280 Census and Voter Lists
182 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Rayor Families

  • Number of Rayor families
     1
     1
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Rayor families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Rayor last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Rayor census records

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Rayor Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Rayor families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Rayor Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Rayor families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Rayor

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Rayor Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Rayor census records

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Military Service by Rayor

Did the Rayors fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

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