Grape Family History

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Grape Name Meaning

North German: metonymic occupational name for a maker of metal or earthenware vessels, from Middle Low German grope ‘pot’.

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

Similar surnames: Graper, Grave, Grupe, Krape, Drape, Grass, Pape, Grahn, Grage, Grace

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Grape Family Origin

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Grape Family Occupations

What did your Grape ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Grape. 34% of Grape men worked as a Farmer and 31% of Grape women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Grape were Helper and Dressmaker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Helper

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Housework
  • Clerk
  • Dressmaker

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

Grape Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Grape. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grape 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 715 immigration records available for the last name Grape. 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 Grape. For the veterans among your Grape ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grape Life Expectancy

What is the average Grape lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Grape life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Grape in 1965 was 57, and 69 in 2004.

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