Raffin Family History

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Raffin Name Meaning

Italian (Venezia): from a pet form of the personal name Raffo.

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

Similar surnames: Goffin, Ruffin, Raskin, Giffin, Buffin, Raffa, Griffin, Ruffino, Raff

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Raffin Family Origin

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Raffin Family Occupations

What did your Raffin ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Raffin. 30% of Raffin men worked as a Labourer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer
  • Miner
  • Bookkeeper
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Clerk

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

Raffin Historical Records

What Raffin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Raffin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Raffin 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Raffin. 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 234 military records available for the last name Raffin. For the veterans among your Raffin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Raffin Life Expectancy

What is the average Raffin lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Raffin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Raffin in 1962 was 57, and 87 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Raffin 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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