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Ratliffe Family Origin

Where is the Ratliffe family from?

Ratliffe Family Occupations

What did your Ratliffe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ratliffe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Ratliffe's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ratliffe family was Laborer. Farmer, Farm Hand and Gen. Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ratliffe.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Hand

  • Gen. Store

  • Laborer


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

Ratliffe Historical Records

What Ratliffe family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Ratliffe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ratliffe 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 Ratliffe

Passenger List

There are 133 immigration records available for the last name Ratliffe. 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 688 military records available for the last name Ratliffe. For the veterans among your Ratliffe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ratliffe Life Expectancy

What is the average Ratliffe lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Ratliffe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Ratliffe in 1955 was 39, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ratliffe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ratliffe 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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