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Rathburn Family Origin

Where is the Rathburn family from?

Rathburn Family Occupations

What did your Rathburn ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


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

Rathburn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Rathburn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rathburn 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rathburn. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Rathburn. For the veterans among your Rathburn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rathburn Life Expectancy

What is the average Rathburn lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Rathburn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Rathburn in 1957 was 50, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rathburn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rathburn 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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