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Rakowitz Name Meaning

Germanized form of Jewish (from Belarus) Rakovich and (from Poland) Rakowicz, habitational names from (respectively) the villages of Rakovichi in Belarus and Rakowo in Poland.

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


Similar surnames: Rakowski, Kowitz, Janowicz, Borowitz, Moskowitz, Horowitz, Ravitz

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Rakowitz Family Origin

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Rakowitz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Rakowitz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Rakowitz's were Farmers.

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