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

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  • Bricklayer

    25%
  • Bricklayers Labourer

    25%
  • Hotel Keeper

    25%
  • Spinster

    25%

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

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Between 1952 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rase

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