Rafael Family History

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Rafael Name Meaning

Spanish, Catalan, Portuguese, and Galician: from the personal name Rafael (see Raphael). Jewish: variant spelling of Raphael.

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


Similar surnames: Raffel, Rammel, Raffaele, Rangel, Raphael, Rassel, Casal, Hamel

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Rafael Family Origin

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Rafael Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Dlr In Birds

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rafael family was Farming. The most common Rafael occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Rafael's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Dlr In Birds were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rafael.

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Rafael Historical Records

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Rafael Life Expectancy

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Famous Rafael Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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