Rabe Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German rab(e), rapp(e) ‘raven’. Compare Rapp 2.

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


Similar surnames: Rave, Raber, Rube, Rahe, Gabe, Rase, Rape, Race, Rauer, Rake

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Rabe Family Origin

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Rabe Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    60%
  • Cultivateur Son

    20%
  • Going To School

    20%

In 1881, Cultivateur and Cultivateur Son were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rabe. The most common Rabe occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 60% of Rabe's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Rabe family was Going To School.

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Rabe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Rabe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Rabe in 1955 was 54, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rabe

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