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Gradert Name Meaning

South German and Danish: possibly a topographic name for someone who lived on terraced land, from grad ‘terrace’, or a nickname for a skillful person, from Middle High German gerat ‘swift’, ‘dexterous’, ‘efficient’ + the strong adjective ending -er + inorganic -t.

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


Similar surnames: Grader, Grabert, Gragert, Graser, Gradel, Rader, Trabert, Gravett

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Gradert Family Origin

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Gradert Family Occupations

What did your Gradert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gradert. The most common Gradert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Gradert's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Laborer

    25%

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

Gradert Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gradert Life Expectancy

What is the average Gradert lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Gradert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Gradert in 1962 was 74, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gradert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gradert 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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