Grassi Family History

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Grassi Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of the nickname Grasso.

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

Similar surnames: Grossi, Grasso, Tassi, Sassi, Massi, Grassia, Rassi, Grandi, Bassi

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Grassi Family Origin

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Grassi Family Occupations

What did your Grassi ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Grassi occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Grassi's were Farmers. Farmer and Keeping Hotel were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Grassi. A less common occupation for the Grassi family was Sailor.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping Hotel

  • Sailor


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

Grassi Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Grassi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grassi 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Grassi. 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 Grassi. For the veterans among your Grassi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grassi Life Expectancy

What is the average Grassi lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Grassi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Grassi in 1944 was 33, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grassi

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grassi 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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