Grabenstein Family History

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Grabenstein Name Meaning

topographic name from Middle High German grabe(n) ‘ditch’, ‘(track alongside a) moat’ + stein ‘rock’. habitational name from Grafenstein near Wohlau, Silesia.

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


Similar surnames: Rabenstein, Breitenstein, Hohenstein, Schoenstein, Adelstein

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Grabenstein Family Origin

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Grabenstein Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    20%
  • Liquor Dealer

    20%
  • Machinist

    20%
  • Pork Packer

    20%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Grabenstein family was Pork Packer. Baker, Liquor Dealer and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grabenstein. The most common Grabenstein occupation in the USA was Baker. 20% of Grabenstein's were Bakers.

Source: Census data for Grabenstein | Data not to scale

Grabenstein Historical Records

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Grabenstein Life Expectancy

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