Raskin Family History

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Raskin Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Raske, a pet form of Biblical Rachel + the eastern Slavic possessive suffix -in. Dutch: from a reduced pet form of the personal name Erasmus (see Rasmus).

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


Similar surnames: Haskin, Baskin, Laskin, Riskin, Ruskin, Bassin, Lakin, Rabkin, Markin

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Raskin Family Origin

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Raskin Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

In 1880, Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Raskin. The most common Raskin occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 50% of Raskin's were Blacksmiths.

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Raskin Historical Records

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Raskin Life Expectancy

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