Grannis Family History

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Grannis Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of English Crannis, a habitational name from Cranes in Nevendon, Essex.

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


Similar surnames: Francis, Annis, Danis, Tennis, Brandis, Gianni, Bennis, Grames

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Grannis Family Origin

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Grannis Family Occupations

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  • Carder

    13%
  • Clerk

    13%
  • Going To School

    13%
  • Hotel

    13%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Grannis family was Hotel. The most common Grannis occupation in Canada was Carder. 13% of Grannis's were Carders. Carder, Clerk and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grannis.

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Grannis Historical Records

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Grannis Life Expectancy

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