Grabill Family History

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Grabill Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swiss German Kräh(en)bühl (see Graybill).

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


Similar surnames: Graybill, Crabill, Krabill, Grabel, Gambill, Kraybill, Brakebill

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Grabill Family Origin

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Grabill Family Occupations

What did your Grabill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Grabill family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grabill. The most common Grabill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Grabill's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Grabill Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Grabill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grabill 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 Grabill. 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.

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Draft Card

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

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Grabill Life Expectancy

What is the average Grabill lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Grabill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Grabill in 1951 was 31, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grabill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grabill 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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