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Grabenstein Name Meaning

topographic name from Middle High German grabe(n) ‘ditch’, ‘(track alongside a) moat’ + stein ‘rock’. habitational name from Grafenstein near Wohlau, Silesia.

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


Similar surnames: Rabenstein, Breitenstein, Hohenstein, Schoenstein, Adelstein

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Grabenstein Family Origin

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Grabenstein Family Occupations

What did your Grabenstein ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Grabenstein occupation in the USA was Baker. 20% of Grabenstein's were Bakers. Baker, Liquor Dealer and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grabenstein. A less common occupation for the Grabenstein family was Pork Packer.

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  • Baker

    20%
  • Liquor Dealer

    20%
  • Machinist

    20%
  • Pork Packer

    20%

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Grabenstein Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Grabenstein ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Grabenstein Life Expectancy

What is the average Grabenstein lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, Grabenstein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Grabenstein in 1963 was 60, and 81 in 2004.

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United States

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