Raffo Family History

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Raffo Name Meaning

from the old Germanic personal name Raffo. habitational name from Raffo in Petralia Soprana, Palermo province.

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


Similar surnames: Raffa, Ruffo, Raff, Raco, Rado, Reff, Rauf, Raffel, Ramo, Maffeo

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Raffo Family Origin

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Raffo Family Occupations

What did your Raffo ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Lorry Driver and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Raffo. 7% of Raffo men worked as a Lorry Driver and 64% of Raffo women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Raffo were Charge Wheeler Steel Furnace Heavy Worker and Machine File Butter

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Lorry Driver
    7%
  • Bricklayer Heavy Worker
    4%
  • But Metal Sai
    4%
  • Charge Wheeler Steel Furnace Heavy Worker
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    64%
  • Hotel Licencee
    4%
  • House Duties
    4%
  • Machine File Butter
    4%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Raffo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Raffo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Raffo 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Raffo. 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 470 military records available for the last name Raffo. For the veterans among your Raffo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Raffo Life Expectancy

What is the average Raffo lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Raffo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Raffo in 1954 was 52, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raffo

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