Raths Family History

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Raths Name Meaning

Swiss German: variant of Rath 2.

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


Similar surnames: Rath, Rathe, Rather, Kath, Rohs, Ratke, Bath, Catts, Rais, Fahs

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Raths Family Origin

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Raths Family Occupations

What did your Raths ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Raths occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Raths's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Raths. A less common occupation for the Raths family was Chair Factory To Work.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Barber

    5%
  • Chair Factory To Work

    5%

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

Raths Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Raths. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Raths census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Raths

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Raths. 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 Raths. For the veterans among your Raths ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Raths Life Expectancy

What is the average Raths lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Raths life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Raths in 1957 was 34, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raths

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Raths 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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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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