Raske Family History

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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 1940, Farmer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Raske. 35% of Raske men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Raske women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Raske were Farm Laborer and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Farm Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
  • Maid

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Raske Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 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 351 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 338 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.

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