Raiter Family History

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Raiter Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a taxman or accountant, from an agent derivative of Middle High German reiten ‘to reckon’, ‘to calculate’.

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


Similar surnames: Rater, Reiter, Raiser, Ranger, Beiter, Riser, Zaiger, Mauter, Rimer

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Raiter Family Origin

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Raiter Family Occupations

What did your Raiter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farming, Butcher And Meat Market and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Raiter. A less common occupation for the Raiter family was Keeping House. The most common Raiter occupation in the USA was Farming. 29% of Raiter's were Farmings.

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  • Farming

    29%
  • Butcher And Meat Market

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

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

Raiter Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Raiter ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Raiter Life Expectancy

What is the average Raiter lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2004, Raiter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Raiter in 1967 was 80, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Raiter 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.

Famous Raiter Family

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