Rack Name Meaning

from a short form of a Germanic personal name, formed with rag-, from ragin ‘advice’, ‘counsel’. nickname from the dialect word Rack(e) ‘crow’.

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


Similar surnames: Raco, Tack, Rank, Rach, Rock, Raak, Rick, Brack, Mack, Jack

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Rack Family Origin

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Rack Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Bricklayer

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Agricultural Laborer

    4%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Bricklayer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rack. The most common Rack occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Rack's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Rack family was Agricultural Laborer.

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Rack Historical Records

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Rack Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Rack life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rack in 1962 was 60, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rack

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