Rattan Family History

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Rattan Name Meaning

Indian (Panjab): Hindu and Sikh name from Sanskrit ratna ‘jewel’. Among Sikhs, this name is found in the Ramgarhia subgroup.

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


Similar surnames: Ratta, Batta, Matta, Raman, Kattan, Sattar, Rittman, Nathan, Ratti

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Rattan Family Origin

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Rattan Family Occupations

What did your Rattan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Spinner, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rattan. The most common Rattan occupation in Canada was Spinner. 40% of Rattan's were Spinners. A less common occupation for the Rattan family was Farmer & Store R.

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  • Spinner

    40%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Farmer & Store R

    20%

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

Rattan Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rattan Life Expectancy

What is the average Rattan lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Rattan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Rattan in 1963 was 86, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rattan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rattan 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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