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Gravel Name Meaning

French: diminutive of Grave 3. North German: nickname for someone with gray hair or a gray beard, from Low German graw.

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


Similar surnames: Grave, Graven, Fravel, Brasel, Grabel, Graper, Graves, Gradel, Graver

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Gravel Family Origin

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Gravel Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    18%
  • Journalier

    9%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • School

    4%

In 1881, the most common Gravel occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 18% of Gravel's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gravel. A less common occupation for the Gravel family was School.

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Gravel Historical Records

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Gravel Life Expectancy

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