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Grasse Name Meaning

German: variant of Grass 4. French: habitational name from the city of Grasse, in Alpes-Maritimes, which was a Huguenot center, sacked by François I in 1536. Perhaps a reduced form of French Degrâce (see De Grace).

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

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Grasse Family Origin

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Grasse Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Baker

    5%
  • Cigar Maker

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Grasse family was Cigar Maker. Farmer, Carpenter and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grasse. The most common Grasse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Grasse's were Farmers.

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Grasse Historical Records

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Grasse Life Expectancy

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