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Grassmyer Family History

Grassmyer Name Meaning
German (Grassmeyer): distinguishing name for a tenant farmer who lived who lived by a meadow, from Middle High German gras ‘grass’, ‘pasture’ + Meyer. dktent; pwh.

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

4,914 Historical Documents with Grassmyer on Ancestry.com
761 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
169 Military Records
11 Immigration Records
719 Census and Voter Lists
3,254 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Grassmyer Families

  • Number of Grassmyer families
     10 - 17
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Grassmyer last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Grassmyer census records

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Grassmyer Family Origin

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Grassmyer Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Grassmyer families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Grassmyer

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Grassmyer Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Grassmyer census records

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Grassmyer Civil War Service Records

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