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Rase Name Meaning

Dutch: from the Germanic personal name Razo, a derivative of compound names with the first element rad ‘counsel’. German: from an old field name, ros, ras, meaning ‘swamp’. There is a stream called Rase near Göttingen, which may also be a source of the surname. German: from a short form of the personal name Erasmus (see Rasmus), or from a short form of a Slavic personal name with the first element rad. Compare Rasch 2. South German (Räse): variant of Rass or Räss (see Ras 6).

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


Similar surnames: Ras, Rose, Kase, Raske, Race, Rast, Hase, Rake, Raso, Lage

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Rase Family Origin

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Rase Family Occupations

What did your Rase ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rase family was Spinster. Bricklayer, Bricklayers Labourer and Hotel Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rase. The most common Rase occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 25% of Rase's were Bricklayers.

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  • Bricklayer

    25%
  • Bricklayers Labourer

    25%
  • Hotel Keeper

    25%
  • Spinster

    25%

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Rase Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rase. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rase 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rase. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rase. For the veterans among your Rase ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rase Life Expectancy

What is the average Rase lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Rase life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Rase in 1952 was 44, and 62 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rase 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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