Rathjen Family History

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Rathjen Name Meaning

Frisian: patronymic from a pet form of Rath 2.

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


Similar surnames: Rathje, Rathe, Rathke, Rathel, Matzen, Detjen, Batten, Mattsen

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Rathjen Family Origin

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Rathjen Family Occupations

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  • ... Bag Maker

    25%
  • Engine Fitter

    25%
  • Mariners Wife

    25%
  • Time Keeper Shipyard

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rathjen family was Time Keeper Shipyard. ... Bag Maker, Engine Fitter and Mariners Wife were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rathjen. The most common Rathjen occupation in the UK was ... Bag Maker. 25% of Rathjen's were ... Bag Makers.

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Rathjen Historical Records

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Rathjen Life Expectancy

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