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Raske Name Meaning

German: variant of Raschke, from a pet form of any of various Slavic personal names formed with rad- ‘joyful’ as the first element. Compare Raska.

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


Similar surnames: Raska, Rase, Radke, Roske, Haske, Paske, Maske, Sasse, Kaske, Faske

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Raske Family Origin

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Raske Family Occupations

What did your Raske ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Raske occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Raske's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Raske family was Laborer. Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Raske.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

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

Raske Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Raske Life Expectancy

What is the average Raske lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Raske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Raske in 1955 was 48, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raske

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Raske 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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