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


Similar surnames: Packham, Blackham, Beckham, Bickham, Markham, Peckham, Wickham

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Rackham Family Origin

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Rackham Family Occupations

What did your Rackham ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, 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. A less common occupation for the Rackham family was Clerk In R. R. Office.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Miller

    18%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    9%
  • Clerk In R. R. Office

    9%

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Rackham Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Rackham ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Rackham Life Expectancy

What is the average Rackham lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, Rackham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Rackham in 1962 was 71, and 88 in 2004.

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