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Rakoczi Family History

Rakoczi Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Rakoczy, Rakowski, Radecki, Ranucci, Rakich, Racki, Rapacz, Rakow

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Where is the Rakoczi family from?

You can see how Rakoczi families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Rakoczi family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Rakoczi family living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Rakoczi's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Rakoczi families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Rakoczi surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Rakoczi ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Rakoczi ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 66 census records available for the last name Rakoczi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rakoczi census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 181 immigration records available for the last name Rakoczi. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 9 military records available for the last name Rakoczi. For the veterans among your Rakoczi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Rakoczi lifespan?

Between 1977 and 1993, in the United States, Rakoczi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Rakoczi in 1977 was 57, and 80 in 1993.

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