Raco Family History

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Raco Name Meaning

Italian: possibly from an old Germanic personal name, Rac(c)o. Possibly an altered spelling of the French family name Racaud, from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements rac-, short form of ragin ‘counsel’, ‘advice’ + waldan ‘ruler’, or a habitational name from places so named in Allier and Dordogne.

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


Similar surnames: Rado, Rack, Rao, Raso, Rach, Jaco, Race, Rago, Bacon, Ramo

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Raco Family Origin

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Raco Family Occupations

What did your Raco ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Raco occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Raco's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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

Raco Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Raco. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Raco census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Raco. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Raco. For the veterans among your Raco ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Raco Life Expectancy

What is the average Raco lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Raco life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Raco in 1957 was 63, and 84 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raco

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Raco ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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