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Grasse Name Meaning

German: variant of Grass 4. French: habitational name from the city of Grasse, in Alpes-Maritimes, which was a Huguenot center, sacked by François I in 1536. Perhaps a reduced form of French Degrâce (see De Grace).

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


Similar surnames: Grass, Grasser, Brassel, Hasse, Plasse, Grassl, Drass, Grassie

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Grasse Family Origin

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Grasse Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    100%

In 1881, the most common Grasse occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 100% of Grasse's were Cultivateurs.

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