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Grady Family History

Grady Name Meaning
(Munster and Connacht) reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Gráda ‘descendant of Gráda’, a byname meaning ‘noble’ (see O’Grady).reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Bhrádaigh (see McGrady).

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

726,682 Historical Documents with Grady on Ancestry.com
233,713 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
31,725 Military Records
26,317 Immigration Records
173,967 Census and Voter Lists
260,960 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Grady Families

  • Number of Grady families
     306 - 609
     103 - 305
     1 - 102
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Grady families
     319 - 635
     107 - 318
     1 - 106
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Grady families
     41 - 80
     14 - 40
     1 - 13
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Grady census records

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Grady Family Origin

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Grady Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Grady

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Grady Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Grady census records

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Grady Civil War Service Records

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