Raudenbush Family History

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Raudenbush Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Raudenbusch, from Middle High German rute ‘rue’ (also various other plants) + busch ‘bush’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a gardener or herbalist, or perhaps a habitational name derived from a house sign.

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


Similar surnames: Roudebush, Vanderbush, Ridenour, Ruebush, Rodenbaugh, Roudabush

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Raudenbush Family Origin

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Raudenbush Family Occupations

What did your Raudenbush ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Raudenbush family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Raudenbush. The most common Raudenbush occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Raudenbush's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Raudenbush Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Raudenbush Life Expectancy

What is the average Raudenbush lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Raudenbush life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Raudenbush in 1952 was 48, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raudenbush

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Raudenbush 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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