Rayle Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Rehl.

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


Similar surnames: Rayl, Radle, Ragle, Sayle, Gayler, Royse, Royce, Cale, Ratke, Sayne

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Rayle Family Origin

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Rayle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Farm Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rayle family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rayle. The most common Rayle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Rayle's were Farmers.

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Rayle Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Rayle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Rayle in 1954 was 39, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rayle

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