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Gravett Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a copse or small grove, Middle English gravette, grevette (from a diminutive of Old English graf ‘grove’). Altered spelling of French Gravet, cognate with 1.

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


Similar surnames: Gravatt, Grave, Gravely, Rivett, Trivett, Graver, Graven, Privett

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Gravett Family Origin

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Gravett Family Occupations

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  • School

    15%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Section Forman

    8%

In 1881, the most common Gravett occupation in Canada was School. 15% of Gravett's were Schools. A less common occupation for the Gravett family was Section Forman. School and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gravett.

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Gravett Life Expectancy

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