Grady Name Meaning

(Munster and Connacht) reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Gráda ‘descendant of Gráda’, a byname meaning ‘noble’ (see O’Grady). reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Bhrádaigh (see McGrady).

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


Similar surnames: Brady, Grody, Graddy, Crady, Grado, Gray, Rady, Frady, Gary, Gratz

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Grady Family Origin

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Grady Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Labourer

    8%
  • Going To School

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Grady family was Laborer. Farmer, Labourer and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grady. The most common Grady occupation in Canada was Farmer. 37% of Grady's were Farmers.

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Grady Historical Records

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Grady Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Grady life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Grady in 1940 was 37, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grady

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