Grabner Family History

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Grabner Name Meaning

German: topographic name from Middle High German graben ‘ditch’, ‘moat’ or a habitational name from a place named with this word, the -er suffix denoting an inhabitant. German (Gräbner): variant of Graber. Slovenian (eastern Slovenia): topographic name from a derivative of graben ‘small ravine’, a German borrowing that replaced the Slovenian word grapa with the same meaning.

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

Similar surnames: Graber, Graner, Gruber, Gabler, Gaber, Bradner, Kraner, Grable

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Grabner Family Origin

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Grabner Family Occupations

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

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Grabner family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grabner. The most common Grabner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Grabner's were Farmers.

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Grabner Historical Records

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Grabner Life Expectancy

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