Grames Family History

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Grames Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of German Gramm(e)s, from a short form of the personal name Hieronymus.

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


Similar surnames: Grams, Groomes, Gares, Goates, Armes, Gates, Graven, Gramer, Bramer

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Grames Family Origin

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Grames Family Occupations

What did your Grames ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Grames family was Fasni. The most common Grames occupation in Canada was Farmer. 58% of Grames's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grames.

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Labourer

    17%
  • Cultivateur

    8%
  • Fasni

    8%

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

Grames Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Grames. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grames 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Grames. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Grames. For the veterans among your Grames ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grames Life Expectancy

What is the average Grames lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Grames life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Grames in 1952 was 38, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grames

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grames 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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