Granholm Family History

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Granholm Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements gran ‘spruce’ + holm ‘island’.

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


Similar surnames: Kronholm, Seaholm, Edholm, Sandholm, Gran, Grahn, Trenholm, Francom

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Granholm Family Origin

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Granholm Family Occupations

What did your Granholm ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Granholm family was Woodsman. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Granholm. The most common Granholm occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Granholm's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Woodsman

    33%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Granholm Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Granholm Life Expectancy

What is the average Granholm lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Granholm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Granholm in 1963 was 71, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Granholm

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Granholm 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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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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