Graunke Family History

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Graunke Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin. Perhaps from grau ‘gray’ (see Grau) + Slavic suffix, or from a place name (see Graue).

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


Similar surnames: Greinke, Grahn, Runte, Grulke, Graue, Runkel, Gramke, Krienke, Brunke

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Graunke Family Origin

Where is the Graunke family from?

Graunke Family Occupations

What did your Graunke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Cooper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Graunke. The most common Graunke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Graunke's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Cooper

    25%

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

Graunke Historical Records

What Graunke family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Graunke Life Expectancy

What is the average Graunke lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2003, in the United States, Graunke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Graunke in 1954 was 51, and 71 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Graunke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Graunke 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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