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De Graw Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch gra(u)we ‘gray’, with the addition of the definite article de, hence a nickname for someone with gray hair or a gray beard, or possibly for someone who habitually wore gray clothes.

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


Similar surnames: De Gruy, De Gray, De Graaf, De Haan, De Haas, De Roo, De Groot

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De Graw Family Origin

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De Graw Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the De Graw family was Book Keeper. The most common De Graw occupation in the USA was Laborer. 16% of De Graw's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Banker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by De Graw.

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  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Banker

    5%
  • Book Keeper

    5%

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De Graw Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name De Graw. Like a window into their day-to-day life, De Graw 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 De Graw. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 De Graw. For the veterans among your De Graw ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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De Graw Life Expectancy

What is the average De Graw lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, De Graw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for De Graw in 1965 was 40, and 78 in 2004.

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