Raes Family History

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Raes Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Rase.

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


Similar surnames: Maes, Roes, Raef, Rayes, Remes, Rans, Rees, Rakes, Paes, Rasey

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Raes Family Origin

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Raes Family Occupations

What did your Raes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Raes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Raes's were Farmers. Farmer, Knobler and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Raes. A less common occupation for the Raes family was Rev..

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Knobler

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Rev.

    14%

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

Raes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Raes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Raes 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 Raes. 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 Raes. For the veterans among your Raes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Raes Life Expectancy

What is the average Raes lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Raes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Raes in 1962 was 59, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Raes 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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