Rago Family History

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Rago Name Meaning

Italian: probably from a Germanic personal name, Rago, from the root Ragin.

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

Similar surnames: Ragno, Raco, Rado, Ragon, Rego, Drago, Rigo, Rao, Raso, Fago

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Rago Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Rago name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Rago. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Rago Family Origin

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Rago Family Occupations

What did your Rago ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rago occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Rago's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Rago ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Rago Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Rago. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rago 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Rago. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rago. For the veterans among your Rago ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rago Life Expectancy

What is the average Rago lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Rago life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Rago in 1943 was 34, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rago

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rago 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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