Raspa Family History

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Raspa Name Meaning

Italian: from raspa ‘rasp’, ‘file’, hence probably a metonymic occupational name for a maker or user of files, or a nickname for a tiresome or irritating person.

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

Similar surnames: Rasp, Rapa, Cappa, Kraska, Basa, Razza, Kasza, Rana, Rappa, Ressa

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Raspa Family Origin

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Raspa Family Occupations

What did your Raspa ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Raspa. 34% of Raspa men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Raspa women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Raspa were Salesman and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Tailor
  • Farm Laborer
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Seamstress
  • Packer
  • New Worker

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

Raspa Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 624 census records available for the last name Raspa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Raspa 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 492 immigration records available for the last name Raspa. 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 215 military records available for the last name Raspa. For the veterans among your Raspa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Raspa Life Expectancy

What is the average Raspa lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Raspa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Raspa in 1960 was 44, and 79 in 2004.

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