Grazier Family History

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Grazier Name Meaning

English: occupational name for someone who reared or grazed cattle, from a noun derivative of Old English grasian ‘to graze’.

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


Similar surnames: Brazier, Granier, Crozier, Graver, Granger, Grammer, Grater, Brasier

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Grazier Family Origin

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Grazier Family Occupations

What did your Grazier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grazier. A less common occupation for the Grazier family was Blacksmith. The most common Grazier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Grazier's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Grazier Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Grazier Life Expectancy

What is the average Grazier lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Grazier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Grazier in 1949 was 39, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grazier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grazier 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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