Rairigh Family History

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Rairigh Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Röhrig (see Roehrig).

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

Similar surnames: Rahrig, Rupright, Rohrich, Rehrig, Rohrig, Rarick, Rubright, Roerig

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Rairigh Family Origin

Where is the Rairigh family from?

Rairigh Family Occupations

What did your Rairigh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rairigh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 78% of Rairigh's were Farmers. Farmer and Grain Cradle Man were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rairigh. A less common occupation for the Rairigh family was Shoemaker.

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  • Farmer

  • Grain Cradle Man

  • Shoemaker


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

Rairigh Historical Records

What Rairigh family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 987 census records available for the last name Rairigh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rairigh 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 21 immigration records available for the last name Rairigh. 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 207 military records available for the last name Rairigh. For the veterans among your Rairigh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rairigh Life Expectancy

What is the average Rairigh lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Rairigh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rairigh in 1962 was 81, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rairigh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rairigh 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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