Raposo Family History

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Raposo Name Meaning

Portuguese: variant of Raposa.

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

Similar surnames: Rapozo, Rapoza, Reposa, Raposa, Fragoso, Roso, Raso, Ramos, Jasso

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Raposo Family Origin

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Raposo Family Occupations

What did your Raposo ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Domestic Servant was the top reported job for people in the UK named Raposo.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Servant

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

Raposo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 854 census records available for the last name Raposo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Raposo 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Raposo. 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 131 military records available for the last name Raposo. For the veterans among your Raposo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Raposo Life Expectancy

What is the average Raposo lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Raposo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Raposo in 1963 was 67, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raposo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Raposo 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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