Graft Name Meaning

habitational name from either of two places so named, in North Holland and Zeeland. variant of Gracht, a topographic name for someone who lived by a canal in a city, Dutch gracht.

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

Similar surnames: Graf, Grant, Grahn, Great, Gray, Grof, Grau, Graff, Gratz, Gast

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Graft Family Origin

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Graft Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Butcher

  • Carpenter


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Graft Historical Records

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Graft Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, Graft life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Graft in 1958 was 56, and 76 in 2004.

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