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Rathbun Family Origin

Where is the Rathbun family from?

Rathbun Family Occupations

What did your Rathbun ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rathbun family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rathbun. The most common Rathbun occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Rathbun's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

Rathbun Historical Records

What Rathbun family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Rathbun Life Expectancy

What is the average Rathbun lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Rathbun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Rathbun in 1940 was 39, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rathbun

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rathbun 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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