Grainger Family History

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Grainger Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Granger.

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

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Grainger Family Origin

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Grainger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Works On Farm

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grainger. A less common occupation for the Grainger family was Works On Farm. The most common Grainger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Grainger's were Farmers.

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Grainger Historical Records

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Grainger Life Expectancy

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Famous Grainger Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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