Raxter Family History

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Raxter Name Meaning

Possibly of English origin: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Tranter, Baxter, Grater, Paster, Bater, Raper, Banter, Satter

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Raxter Family Origin

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Raxter Family Occupations

What did your Raxter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Raxter family was Works On Farm. Farmer and Clerk In Produce were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Raxter. The most common Raxter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Raxter's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Clerk In Produce

    17%
  • Works On Farm

    17%

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

Raxter Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Raxter Life Expectancy

What is the average Raxter lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Raxter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Raxter in 1953 was 49, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raxter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Raxter 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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