Raile Family History

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Raile Name Meaning

South German: Swabian nickname for a nimble person, from a diminutive of Middle High German re ‘roe deer’. variant of Reile.

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

Similar surnames: Raible, Radle, Saile, Railey, Grable, Ragle, Maile, Reile, Rahe

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Raile Family Origin

Where is the Raile family from?

Raile Family Occupations

What did your Raile ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Raile occupation in Canada was Fisher. 33% of Raile's were Fishers. A less common occupation for the Raile family was School. Fisher, Farmer & Fisher and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Raile.

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  • Fisher

  • Farmer & Fisher

  • Farmer Son

  • School


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

Raile Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Raile. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Raile 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Raile. 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 Raile. For the veterans among your Raile ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Raile Life Expectancy

What is the average Raile lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Raile life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Raile in 1957 was 50, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raile

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Raile 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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