Grabowski Family History

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Grabowski Name Meaning

Polish, Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic), and eastern German: habitational name from any of various places named with Slavic grab ‘hornbeam’ (the wood which was used for making yokes), for example Grabów, Grabowa, Grabowo.

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


Similar surnames: Grabinski, Grabski, Sadowski, Gradowski, Rakowski, Grzybowski

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Grabowski Family Origin

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Grabowski Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    31%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Cooper

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Grabowski occupation in the USA was Laborer. 31% of Grabowski's were Laborers. Laborer, Carpenter and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grabowski. A less common occupation for the Grabowski family was Farmer.

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Grabowski Historical Records

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Grabowski Life Expectancy

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