Raabe Family History

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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

What did your Raabe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Raabe family was Baker. 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.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Baker

    3%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Raabe Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Raabe Life Expectancy

What is the average Raabe lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raabe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Raabe 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.

Famous Raabe Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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