Ramie Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Ramie Family Origin

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Ramie Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    27%
  • Works On Farm

    13%
  • No Occupation

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ramie family was No Occupation. Farmer, Laborer and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ramie. The most common Ramie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Ramie's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Ramie | Data not to scale

Ramie Historical Records

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Ramie Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Ramie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Ramie in 1956 was 45, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ramie

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