Rabey Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Raby. Hungarian (Raby): probably a pet form of the rare ecclesiastical name Rabán, from Latin Rabanus. Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Rabe.

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


Similar surnames: Raby, Rarey, Mabey, Robey, Rasey, Rubey, Raber, Raben, Babey, Tacey

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Rabey Family Origin

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Rabey Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    40%
  • Farmer

    40%
  • Labourer

    20%

In 1881, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rabey. A less common occupation for the Rabey family was Labourer. The most common Rabey occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 40% of Rabey's were Carpenters.

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Rabey Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2003, Rabey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Rabey in 1943 was 26, and 60 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rabey

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