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Rafter Family Origin

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Rafter Family Occupations

What did your Rafter ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Labourer

    11%
  • Dressmaker

    8%
  • H Carpenter

    5%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Dressmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rafter. The most common Rafter occupation in Canada was Farmer. 37% of Rafter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rafter family was H Carpenter.

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Rafter Historical Records

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Rafter Life Expectancy

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