Raben Family History

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Raben Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name containing the element hraban ‘raven’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Rabin.

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

Similar surnames: Raber, Ruben, Paben, Rabin, Raven, Hagen, Maben, Rabel, Rabey, Rubin

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Raben Family Origin

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Raben Family Occupations

What did your Raben ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Merchant, Book Keeper and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Raben. The most common Raben occupation in the USA was Merchant. 20% of Raben's were Merchants. A less common occupation for the Raben family was Dealer In Dry Goods.

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  • Merchant

  • Book Keeper

  • Carpenter

  • Dealer In Dry Goods


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

Raben Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Raben. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Raben 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 662 immigration records available for the last name Raben. 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 985 military records available for the last name Raben. For the veterans among your Raben ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Raben Life Expectancy

What is the average Raben lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Raben life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Raben in 1952 was 39, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raben

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Raben 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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