Granese Family History

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Granese Name Meaning

Italian: most probably from a reduced form of Agranese, a habitational name for an inhabitant of Agrano, a former municipality in present-day Verbania province, from an adjectival form of the place name. However, the surname occurs predominantly in Campania and it may be that an alternative source should be sought.

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

Similar surnames: Lanese, Grande, Graney, Grasse, Kraner, Graven, Danese, Grapes

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Granese Family Origin

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Granese Family Occupations

What did your Granese ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Granese. 26% of Granese men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Granese women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Granese were Proprietor and Packer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Musician
  • Salesman
  • Proprietor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Floor Girl
  • New Worker
  • Packer

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

Granese Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Granese. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Granese 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 342 immigration records available for the last name Granese. 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 438 military records available for the last name Granese. For the veterans among your Granese ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Granese Life Expectancy

What is the average Granese lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Granese life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Granese in 1962 was 67, and 77 in 2004.

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