Raeburn Family History

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Raeburn Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Rayburn.

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

Similar surnames: Raburn, Reyburn, Rabun, Ryburn, Rayborn, Rasbury, Rabourn, Rayburn

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Raeburn Family Origin

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Raeburn Family Occupations

What did your Raeburn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Raeburn family was Piano Maker. Clerk In Brick Yd, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Raeburn. The most common Raeburn occupation in the USA was Clerk In Brick Yd. 25% of Raeburn's were Clerk In Brick Yds.

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  • Clerk In Brick Yd

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Piano Maker


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

Raeburn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Raeburn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Raeburn 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Raeburn. 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 Raeburn. For the veterans among your Raeburn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Raeburn Life Expectancy

What is the average Raeburn lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Raeburn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Raeburn in 1954 was 60, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raeburn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Raeburn 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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