Raynor Family History

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Raynor Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Rayner 1.

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

Similar surnames: Rayner, Raysor, Traynor, Rainer, Reyner, Mayner, Mayor, Baylor

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Raynor Family Origin

Where is the Raynor family from?

Raynor Family Occupations

What did your Raynor ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Raynor. A less common occupation for the Raynor family was Laborer. The most common Raynor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Raynor's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Fisherman

  • Laborer


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

Raynor Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 69,000 census records available for the last name Raynor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Raynor 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Raynor. 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 10,000 military records available for the last name Raynor. For the veterans among your Raynor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Raynor Life Expectancy

What is the average Raynor lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Raynor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Raynor in 1950 was 39, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raynor

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Raynor 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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