Rayborn Family History

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Rayborn Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Scottish Rayburn or possibly of German Rehborn, a topographic name meaning ‘deer spring or well’.

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


Similar surnames: Raborn, Rayburn, Rayford, Amborn, Raysor, Rabourn, Raeburn, Reyburn

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Rayborn Family Origin

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Rayborn Family Occupations

What did your Rayborn ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rayborn. 23% of Rayborn men worked as a Farmer and 8% of Rayborn women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rayborn were Truck Driver and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    23%
  • Laborer
    16%
  • Farm Laborer
    4%
  • Truck Driver
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    8%
  • Housewife
    8%
  • Seamstress
    5%
  • Stenographer
    5%

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

Rayborn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Rayborn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rayborn 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 127 immigration records available for the last name Rayborn. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rayborn. For the veterans among your Rayborn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rayborn Life Expectancy

What is the average Rayborn lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Rayborn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Rayborn in 1950 was 62, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rayborn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rayborn ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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