Granquist Family History

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Granquist Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements gran ‘spruce’ + quist, an old or ornamental spelling of kvist ‘twig’.

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


Similar surnames: Gronquist, Cronquist, Runquist, Stenquist, Sandquist, Enquist

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Granquist Family Origin

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Granquist Family Occupations

What did your Granquist ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Granquist. The most common Granquist occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Granquist's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    80%
  • Blacksmith

    20%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Granquist Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Granquist Life Expectancy

What is the average Granquist lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Granquist life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Granquist in 1958 was 53, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Granquist

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Granquist 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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