Raun Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Rowan. German and Danish: habitational name from a place so named near Plauen, eastern Germany. Danish: nickname from ravn ‘raven’.

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


Similar surnames: Rain, Daun, Rauen, Rau, Hain, Rawn, Raum, Braun, Laun, Rahn

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Raun Family Origin

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Raun Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Agents For Patents

    7%
  • Architect

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Raun occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Raun's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Raun family was Architect. Farmer, Laborer and Agents For Patents were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Raun.

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Raun Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Raun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Raun in 1963 was 78, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raun

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