Graeser Family History

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Graeser Name Meaning

German (Gräser): variant of the topographic name Gras, the -er suffix denoting an inhabitant.

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

Similar surnames: Grieser, Graser, Grasser, Grabner, Graner, Grueser, Graesser, Glaeser

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Graeser Family Origin

Where is the Graeser family from?

Graeser Family Occupations

What did your Graeser ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Graeser. 7% of Graeser men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Graeser women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Graeser were Farming and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Clerk
  • Salesman
  • Farming

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Clerk
  • House Wk
  • Housewife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Graeser Historical Records

What Graeser family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Graeser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Graeser 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 620 immigration records available for the last name Graeser. 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 933 military records available for the last name Graeser. For the veterans among your Graeser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Graeser Life Expectancy

What is the average Graeser lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Graeser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Graeser in 1961 was 53, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Graeser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Graeser 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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