Rayl Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Rehl.

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


Similar surnames: Rayle, Crays, Lail, Crall, Ramm, Rahl, Robl, Raye, Rall, Ray

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Rayl Family Origin

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Rayl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rayl. The most common Rayl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Rayl's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rayl family was Laborer.

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Rayl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Rayl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Rayl in 1953 was 62, and 63 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rayl

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