Grawe Family History

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Grawe Name Meaning

North German: variant of Graue.

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


Similar surnames: Graw, Rawe, Grave, Grade, Grewe, Grage, Grafe, Grape, Grap, Krape

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Grawe Family Origin

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Grawe Family Occupations

What did your Grawe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Grawe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Grawe's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Grawe family was Cong. Clergyman. Farmer, Jeweler and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grawe.

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Jeweler

    15%
  • Brick Mason

    8%
  • Cong. Clergyman

    8%

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

Grawe Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Grawe Life Expectancy

What is the average Grawe lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Grawe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Grawe in 1961 was 58, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grawe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grawe 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.

Famous Grawe Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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