Raither Surname History
The family history of the Raither last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to our knowldge of the Raither:
- Raither family history
- Raither country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Raither last name meaning & etymology
- Raither spelling & pronunciation
Latest photos on AncientFaces
No one from the Raither community has shared photos. Here are new photos on AncientFaces:
Raither Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
No one has submitted information on Raither country of origin, nationality, or ethnicity. Add to this section
No content has been submitted about the Raither country of origin. The following is speculative information about Raither. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.
The nationality of Raither may be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Raither may be in dispute based on whether the family name originated organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Raither Meaning & Etymology
No one has submitted information on Raither meaning and etymology. Add to this section
No content has been submitted about the meaning of Raither. The following is speculative information about Raither. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.
The meaning of Raither come may come from a trade, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these profession-based last names can be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is useful to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Raither originate from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
Raither Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
No one has added information on Raither spellings or pronunciations. Add to this section
No content has been submitted about alternate spellings of Raither. The following is speculative information about Raither. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.
Names like Raither transform in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across tribes, family branches, and countries over time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Raither were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Raither. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Raither last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
Last names similar to RaitherRaith-goretzki, Raithhel, Raith-ince, Raith-kintner, Raithle, Raithle-beutter, Raithly, Raithmaier, Raith-maier, Raithmajer, Raithman, Raithmayer, Raithmayr, Raithmeier, Raithmill, Raithofer, Raithol, Raithore, Raithoreck, Raithouze
Raither Family Tree
Here are a few of the Raither biographies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Raithers
- Jack W Raither 1915 - 2001
- John A Raither 1917 - 1994
- William Raither 1891 - 1963
- Ruth L Raither 1923 - 2011
- Margaret B Raither 1920 - 2000
- Carl F Raither 1919 - 1994
- Patricia Raither 1944 - 1986
- Mary B Raither 1919 - 1998
- Frances Raither 1897 - 1986
- Rainolt Raither