Rahal Family History

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Rahal Name Meaning

from a personal name based on ra?hil ‘explorer’, ‘one who udertakes a journey’. alternatively, perhaps, from the female personal name Rahel (Biblical Rachel).

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

Similar surnames: Raval, Mahal, Rachel, Raphael, Rahl, Jamal, Rana, Rahim, Rada, Raba

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Rahal Family Origin

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Rahal Family Occupations

What did your Rahal ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rahal occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 50% of Rahal's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House and Lager Beer Saloon were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rahal.

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  • Keeping House

  • Lager Beer Saloon


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

Rahal Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Rahal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rahal 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 797 immigration records available for the last name Rahal. 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 188 military records available for the last name Rahal. For the veterans among your Rahal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rahal Life Expectancy

What is the average Rahal lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Rahal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rahal in 1963 was 66, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rahal

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rahal 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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