Grathwohl Family History

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Grathwohl Name Meaning

South German: from a contraction of the phrase es gerate wohl! (‘may it turn out well’), an expression which originated among the medieval craft guilds and subsequently came to denote a journeyman.

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


Similar surnames: Gradwohl, Grahn, Gradwell, Gatewood, Rathel, Grahl, Kathol, Rathfon

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Grathwohl Family Origin

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Grathwohl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Clothing Cutter

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Grathwohl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Grathwohl's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Grathwohl family was Clothing Cutter. Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grathwohl.

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Grathwohl Historical Records

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Grathwohl Life Expectancy

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