Grandt Family History

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Grandt Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived in a gravelly area, from Middle Low German grand ‘coarse gravel’.

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


Similar surnames: Grand, Brandt, Grande, Grant, Brand, Gant, Glandt, Draudt, Grad

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Grandt Family Origin

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Grandt Family Occupations

What did your Grandt ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Grandt. 26% of Grandt men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Grandt women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Grandt were Farm Laborer and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    26%
  • Laborer
    23%
  • Farming
    8%
  • Farm Laborer
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    50%
  • Stenographer
    25%
  • Clerk
    25%

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

Grandt Historical Records

What Grandt family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Grandt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grandt 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 569 immigration records available for the last name Grandt. 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 421 military records available for the last name Grandt. For the veterans among your Grandt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grandt Life Expectancy

What is the average Grandt lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Grandt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Grandt in 1954 was 65, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grandt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grandt 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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