Racanelli Family History

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Racanelli Name Meaning

Italian: either from a diminutive of Racano, which Caracausi derives from dialect racana ‘knitted or woven material made of thick thread’ (from Latin racana denoting a type of garment), or, perhaps more likely, a nickname from raganella denoting a species of green frog, also an old musical instrument.

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

Similar surnames: Scagnelli, Caselli, Iacobelli, Panelli, Mancinelli, Ravenell

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Racanelli Family Origin

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Racanelli Family Occupations

What did your Racanelli ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Racanelli. 47% of Racanelli men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Iceman
  • New Worker
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework

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

Racanelli Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 367 census records available for the last name Racanelli. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Racanelli 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 710 immigration records available for the last name Racanelli. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 150 military records available for the last name Racanelli. For the veterans among your Racanelli ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Racanelli Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Racanelli life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Racanelli in 1956 was 60, and 82 in 2004.

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