Granite Family History

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Granite Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Possibly of Russian Jewish origin.

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

Similar surnames: Manire, Grate, Grant, Kranitz, Granat, Gange, Graunke, Rabine

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Granite Family Origin

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Granite Family Occupations

What did your Granite ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Granite occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Granite's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Granite Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Granite Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Granite life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Granite in 1949 was 55, and 67 in 2004.

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