Raudenbush Family History

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Raudenbush Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Raudenbusch, from Middle High German rute ‘rue’ (also various other plants) + busch ‘bush’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a gardener or herbalist, or perhaps a habitational name derived from a house sign.

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

Similar surnames: Roudebush, Vanderbush, Ridenour, Ruebush, Rodenbaugh, Roudabush

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Raudenbush Family Origin

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Raudenbush Family Occupations

What did your Raudenbush ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Raudenbush. 9% of Raudenbush men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Raudenbush women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Raudenbush were Accountant and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Farmer
  • Accountant

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Operator
  • Stenographer
  • Housewife

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

Raudenbush Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Raudenbush. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Raudenbush 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 78 immigration records available for the last name Raudenbush. 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 808 military records available for the last name Raudenbush. For the veterans among your Raudenbush ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Raudenbush Life Expectancy

What is the average Raudenbush lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Raudenbush life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Raudenbush in 1952 was 48, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raudenbush

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