Rambeau Family History

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Rambeau Name Meaning

Altered spelling of the southern French family name Rambaut, from an Old French personal name, Rainbaut, composed of the Germanic elements ragin ‘counsel’ + bald ‘bold’, ‘brave’, or alternatively from the Germanic personal name Hrambehrt or Hrambald, composed of the elements hramn ‘crow’ + berht ‘bright’ or bald ‘bold’, ‘brave’.

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


Similar surnames: Rembert, Raba, Ramesh, Barbeau, Ramberg, Rabel, Compeau, Camba

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Rambeau Family Origin

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Rambeau Family Occupations

What did your Rambeau ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Sheep Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rambeau. A less common occupation for the Rambeau family was Shoemaker. The most common Rambeau occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Rambeau's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Sheep Farmer

    17%
  • Shoemaker

    17%

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

Rambeau Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rambeau Life Expectancy

What is the average Rambeau lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Rambeau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Rambeau in 1955 was 46, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rambeau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rambeau 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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