Raabe Name Meaning

German: variant of Rabe.

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


Similar surnames: Raab, Rabe, Rabey, Rambo, Taake, Rahe, Raske, Rape, Baade, Raue

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Raabe Family Origin

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Raabe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Baker

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Raabe. The most common Raabe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Raabe's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Raabe family was Baker.

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Raabe Historical Records

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Raabe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Raabe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Raabe in 1950 was 32, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raabe

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