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Grasser Name Meaning

South German: nickname for an irascible person, from an inflected form of Middle High German graz ‘intense’, ‘angry’. South German (Grässer): from Middle High German gras ‘grass’ + the agent suffix -er (see Graser). Swiss German: nickname for a complainer, from Middle High German graz ‘passionate’, ‘furious’.

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


Similar surnames: Graser, Grass, Gasser, Grassel, Grosser, Graeser, Grabner, Grieser

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Grasser Family Origin

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Grasser Family Occupations

What did your Grasser ancestors do for a living?

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  • Carpenter

    40%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Moulder

    20%
  • Nun

    20%

In 1881, the most common Grasser occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 40% of Grasser's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Grasser family was Nun. Carpenter, Farmer and Moulder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grasser.

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Grasser Historical Records

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Grasser Life Expectancy

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