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Graper Name Meaning

North German (Gräper): occupational name for a maker of metal or earthenware vessels, from an agent derivative of Middle Low German grope ‘pot’. Compare Grape.

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


Similar surnames: Grape, Graber, Gropper, Graser, Draper, Grader, Graner, Brauer

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Graper Family Origin

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Graper Family Occupations

What did your Graper ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, the most common Graper occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Graper's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Graper family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Graper.

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Graper Historical Records

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Graper Life Expectancy

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