Grassman Family History

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Grassman Name Meaning

German (Grassmann): elaborated form of of Grass 1 and 4. English: occupational name for a seller of grease, from Old French graisse, greisse, gresse ‘grease’. English: occupational name from Middle English grasman, gresman ‘cottager’, from Middle English gras, gres ‘grass’, ‘pasture’ + man.

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


Similar surnames: Crossman, Pressman, Glassman, Kassman, Russman, Radman, Bassman

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Grassman Family Origin

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Grassman Family Occupations

What did your Grassman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cooper and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grassman. The most common Grassman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Grassman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Grassman family was Baker.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Cooper

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Baker

    3%

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

Grassman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Grassman Life Expectancy

What is the average Grassman lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Grassman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Grassman in 1958 was 34, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grassman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grassman 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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