Gradel Family History

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Gradel Name Meaning

(also Grädel): variant of Grad. (Bavaria and Austria): topographic name for someone living on a ridge or terrace, from Middle High German grat ‘step’, ‘ridge’.

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


Similar surnames: Grader, Graven, Stadel, Grade, Gabel, Godel, Nadel, Gravel, Trader

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Gradel Family Origin

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Gradel Family Occupations

What did your Gradel ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Hotel Manager and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Gradel. 60% of Gradel men worked as a Hotel Manager and 50% of Gradel women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gradel were Student and Unpd Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Hotel Manager
    60%
  • Hotel Waiter
    20%
  • Student
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Company Secretary
    17%
  • Ladies Hairdresser
    17%
  • Unpd Domestic Duties
    17%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Gradel Historical Records

What Gradel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gradel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gradel 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 288 immigration records available for the last name Gradel. 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 673 military records available for the last name Gradel. For the veterans among your Gradel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gradel Life Expectancy

What is the average Gradel lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Gradel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Gradel in 1963 was 75, and 74 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gradel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gradel 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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