Graw Name Meaning

North German: variant of Grau.

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


Similar surnames: Grawe, Grap, Craw, Graf, Gaw, Traw, Grau, Gran, Gras, Rawe

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Graw Family Origin

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Graw Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Graw occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Graw's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Graw. A less common occupation for the Graw family was Farming.

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Graw Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Graw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Graw in 1957 was 42, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Graw

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