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Grater Name Meaning

English: from Old French grateor, gratour, gratier ‘one who grates’, hence possibly an occupational name for a furbisher. German (Gräter): see Graeter.

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


Similar surnames: Grayer, Graver, Graner, Frater, Prater, Graber, Bater, Graeter

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Grater Family Origin

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Grater Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Baker

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Grater family was Laborer. Farmer, Baker and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grater. The most common Grater occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Grater's were Farmers.

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Grater Historical Records

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Grater Life Expectancy

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