Grabbe Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Grabbe Name Meaning

North German variant of Krabbe.

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


Similar surnames: Grabb, Krabbe, Grubbe, Grave, Grawe, Graeve, Grebe, Abbe, Grabe

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Grabbe Family Origin

Where is the Grabbe family from?

Grabbe Family Occupations

What did your Grabbe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Bee Culture were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grabbe. The most common Grabbe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Grabbe's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Grabbe family was Hauling Milk.

View Census data for Grabbe | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    53%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Bee Culture

    7%
  • Hauling Milk

    7%

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

Grabbe Historical Records

What Grabbe family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Grabbe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grabbe census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Grabbe

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Grabbe. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Grabbe immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Grabbe. For the veterans among your Grabbe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Grabbe military records

You've only scratched the surface of Grabbe family history.

Grabbe Life Expectancy

What is the average Grabbe lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Grabbe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Grabbe in 1948 was 66, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grabbe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grabbe 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 Grabbe Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Look up another name