Ravin Family History

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Ravin Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): status name, from Russian ravvin ‘rabbi’ (ultimately from Hebrew rav).

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

Similar surnames: Rabin, Radin, Rubin, Galin, Levin, Kain, Savin, Rivkin, Raben, Zarin

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Ravin Family Origin

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Ravin Family Occupations

What did your Ravin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ravin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Ravin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ravin family was Methodist Minister. Farmer, Barber and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ravin.

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  • Farmer

  • Barber

  • Clerk In Store

  • Methodist Minister


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

Ravin Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ravin Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Ravin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Ravin in 1959 was 55, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ravin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ravin 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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