Rayne Family History

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Rayne Name Meaning

English: variant of Raine 1 and 2. French: variant of Raine 3.

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

Similar surnames: Mayne, Raine, Bayne, Layne, Sayne, Bane, Frayne, Hayne, Jayne, Payne

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Rayne Family Origin

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Rayne Family Occupations

What did your Rayne ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rayne family was Butcher. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rayne. The most common Rayne occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Rayne's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Butcher


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

Rayne Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rayne Life Expectancy

What is the average Rayne lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Rayne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Rayne in 1957 was 53, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rayne

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rayne 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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