Granderson Family History

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Granderson Name Meaning

Variant of English or Scottish Grandison.

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


Similar surnames: Grandison, Anderson, Sanderson, Randerson, Gladson, Hankerson

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Granderson Family Origin

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Granderson Family Occupations

What did your Granderson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Granderson. The most common Granderson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Granderson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Granderson family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Farm Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    10%

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

Granderson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Granderson Life Expectancy

What is the average Granderson lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Granderson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Granderson in 1958 was 61, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Granderson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Granderson 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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