Raisbeck Family History

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Raisbeck Name Meaning

Northern English: habitational name from any of three small places so named in West Yorkshire.

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

Similar surnames: Railsback, Whitbeck, Risberg, Walbeck, Robeck, Rasnick, Krambeck

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Raisbeck Family Origin

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Raisbeck Family Occupations

What did your Raisbeck ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Raisbeck family was Ag Labr. The most common Raisbeck occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 26% of Raisbeck's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Lead Miner and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Raisbeck.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Lead Miner

  • Farmer

  • Ag Labr


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

Raisbeck Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Raisbeck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Raisbeck 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 850 immigration records available for the last name Raisbeck. 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 535 military records available for the last name Raisbeck. For the veterans among your Raisbeck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Raisbeck Life Expectancy

What is the average Raisbeck lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Raisbeck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Raisbeck in 1951 was 21, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raisbeck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Raisbeck 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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