Rackham Family History

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Rackham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Sussex, so named from Old English hreac ‘mound’, ‘(hay)rick’ (probably the name of a nearby hill) + ham ‘homestead’.

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

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Rackham Family Origin

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Rackham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Miller

    18%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    9%
  • Clerk In R. R. Office

    9%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rackham family was Clerk In R. R. Office. Farmer, Miller and Boot & Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rackham. The most common Rackham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Rackham's were Farmers.

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Rackham Historical Records

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Rackham Life Expectancy

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