Rase Family History

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Rase Name Meaning

Dutch: from the Germanic personal name Razo, a derivative of compound names with the first element rad ‘counsel’. German: from an old field name, ros, ras, meaning ‘swamp’. There is a stream called Rase near Göttingen, which may also be a source of the surname. German: from a short form of the personal name Erasmus (see Rasmus), or from a short form of a Slavic personal name with the first element rad. Compare Rasch 2. South German (Räse): variant of Rass or Räss (see Ras 6).

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

Similar surnames: Ras, Rose, Kase, Raske, Race, Rast, Hase, Rake, Raso, Lage

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Rase Family Origin

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Rase Family Occupations

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In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rase.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid

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Rase Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Rase. For the veterans among your Rase ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rase Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Rase life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Rase in 1952 was 44, and 62 in 2004.

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