Raben Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name containing the element hraban ‘raven’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Rabin.

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


Similar surnames: Raber, Ruben, Paben, Rabin, Raven, Hagen, Maben, Rabel, Rabey, Rubin

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Raben Family Origin

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Raben Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Raben family was Dealer In Dry Goods. Merchant, Book Keeper and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Raben. The most common Raben occupation in the USA was Merchant. 20% of Raben's were Merchants.

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  • Merchant

    20%
  • Book Keeper

    10%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Dealer In Dry Goods

    10%

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Raben Historical Records

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Raben Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Raben life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Raben in 1952 was 39, and 88 in 2004.

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