Rambow Family History

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Rambow Name Meaning

German (eastern): habitational name from either of two places near Perleberg, or others in northeastern Germany, called Rambow.

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

Similar surnames: Ramlow, Rakow, Damrow, Rambo, Ramm, Grabow, Rannow, Rackow, Rainbow

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Rambow Family Origin

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Rambow Family Occupations

What did your Rambow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rambow. A less common occupation for the Rambow family was Stone Mason. The most common Rambow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Rambow's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Stone Mason


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

Rambow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Rambow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rambow 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 502 immigration records available for the last name Rambow. 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 464 military records available for the last name Rambow. For the veterans among your Rambow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rambow Life Expectancy

What is the average Rambow lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2003, in the United States, Rambow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Rambow in 1958 was 45, and 71 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rambow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rambow 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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