Graser Family History

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Graser Name Meaning

South German: from Middle High German gras ‘grass’ + the agent suffix -er, a topographic name for someone who owned or lived on a patch of meadowland or an occupational name for a reaper who cut grass with a sickle for fresh fodder.

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

Similar surnames: Grasser, Grader, Glaser, Graber, Graeser, Graper, Graner, Grieser

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Graser Family Origin

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Graser Family Occupations

What did your Graser ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer and Son were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Graser. The most common Graser occupation in Canada was Farmer. 67% of Graser's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Son


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

Graser Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Graser Life Expectancy

What is the average Graser lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Graser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Graser in 1947 was 59, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Graser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Graser 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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