Raz Name Meaning

Jewish: of uncertain origin; possibly a modern Hebrew name meaning ‘secret’.

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

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Raz Family Origin

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Raz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Ship Carpenter

    33%

In 1880, the most common Raz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Raz's were Farmers. Farmer and Ship Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Raz.

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Raz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Raz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Raz in 1955 was 40, and 57 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raz

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