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Grantland Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Grantland in Poughill, Devon, possibly so named from an Old English personal name Granta + Old English land ‘cultivated land’, ‘estate’.

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


Similar surnames: Garland, Ringland, Grantham, Ackland, Bratland, Hartland, Ragland

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Grantland Family Origin

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Grantland Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Merchant

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grantland. The most common Grantland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Grantland's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Grantland family was Merchant.

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Grantland Historical Records

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Grantland Life Expectancy

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