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Rathel Name Meaning

German (Räthel): of uncertain origin; perhaps a pet form of Rath 2.

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


Similar surnames: Rachel, Rathe, Rather, Ratzel, Rathjen, Rammel, Richel, Rishel

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Rathel Family Origin

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Rathel Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    58%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rathel family was Laborer. Farming and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rathel. The most common Rathel occupation in the USA was Farming. 58% of Rathel's were Farmings.

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Rathel Historical Records

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Rathel Life Expectancy

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