Raffin Family History

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Raffin Name Meaning

Italian (Venezia): from a pet form of the personal name Raffo.

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


Similar surnames: Goffin, Ruffin, Raskin, Giffin, Buffin, Raffa, Griffin, Ruffino, Raff

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Raffin Family Origin

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Raffin Family Occupations

What did your Raffin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, China Merchant and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Raffin. A less common occupation for the Raffin family was Joiner. The most common Raffin occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 13% of Raffin's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    13%
  • China Merchant

    13%
  • Engineer

    13%
  • Joiner

    13%

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

Raffin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Raffin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Raffin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Raffin

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Raffin. 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 Raffin. For the veterans among your Raffin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Raffin Life Expectancy

What is the average Raffin lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Raffin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Raffin in 1962 was 57, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raffin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Raffin 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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