Rathfon Family History

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Rathfon Name Meaning

German: probably a variant of Rathvon, of uncertain origin; possibly from a Germanic personal name formed with rat, rad ‘advice’ + -fons (as in the Visigothic personal name Alfons; compare Old High German funs ‘quick’, ‘active’).

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


Similar surnames: Ragon, Caton, Kathman, Bathon, Rathbone, Lathrop, Paton, Rathe

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Rathfon Family Origin

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Rathfon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Clerk In Store

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rathfon. A less common occupation for the Rathfon family was Clerk In Store. The most common Rathfon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Rathfon's were Farmers.

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Rathfon Historical Records

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Rathfon Life Expectancy

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