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Raether Name Meaning

from a Germanic personal name formed with rad, rat ‘advice’, ‘counsel’. habitational name from Rathen (Rhineland) or from any of several places called Rath.

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


Similar surnames: Rater, Rather, Reeter, Retter, Rathe, Rathert, Roether, Rother

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Raether Family Origin

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Raether Family Occupations

What did your Raether ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Baker

    14%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

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Raether Historical Records

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Raether Life Expectancy

What is the average Raether lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, Raether life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Raether in 1952 was 43, and 79 in 2004.

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