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Raison Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and French: nickname for an intelligent person, from Middle English, Old French raison ‘reasoning’, ‘intellectual faculty’ (Latin ratio, genitive rationis).

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

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Raison Family Origin

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Raison Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Clerk In Store

    9%
  • Cook

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%

In 1880, Farmer, Clerk In Store and Cook were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Raison. A less common occupation for the Raison family was Farm Laborer. The most common Raison occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Raison's were Farmers.

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Raison Historical Records

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Raison Life Expectancy

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