Ratay Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Old Czech or Polish Rataj, an occupational term for a plowman. German: habitational name from a place called Ratay or Rattey, in Mecklenburg and near Posen (Polish Poznan).

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


Similar surnames: Rada, Raak, Matey, Raba, Raby, Pataky, Paty, Rasey, Lata, Rabey

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Ratay Family Origin

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Ratay Family Occupations

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Between 1959 and 2004, Ratay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Ratay in 1959 was 52, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ratay

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