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Graft Name Meaning

habitational name from either of two places so named, in North Holland and Zeeland. variant of Gracht, a topographic name for someone who lived by a canal in a city, Dutch gracht.

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


Similar surnames: Graf, Grant, Grahn, Great, Gray, Grof, Grau, Graff, Gratz, Gast

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Graft Family Origin

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Graft Family Occupations

What did your Graft ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Graft occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Graft's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Graft. A less common occupation for the Graft family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Graft Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Graft. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Graft 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 Graft. 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 Graft. For the veterans among your Graft ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Graft Life Expectancy

What is the average Graft lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Graft life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Graft in 1958 was 56, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Graft

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Graft 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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