Grado Family History

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Grado Name Meaning

Asturian-Leonese and Aragonese: Castilianized form of Grau, a habitational name from Grau (Asturies) or Lo Grau (Uesca, Aragon). Italian: possibly from a variant of the omen name Grado or from a short form of a compound name formed with this element, or alternatively a habitational name from a place called Grado. See De Grado.

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

Similar surnames: Rada, Grahn, Rado, Raco, Grau, Grad, Prada, Gratz, Raso, Rao

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Grado Family Origin

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Grado Family Occupations

What did your Grado ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Assistant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Grado. 33% of Grado men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Grado women worked as an Assistant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Grado were New Worker and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Farmer
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Assistant
  • Stenographer
  • Seamstress
  • New Worker

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

Grado Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Grado. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grado 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 846 immigration records available for the last name Grado. 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 500 military records available for the last name Grado. For the veterans among your Grado ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grado Life Expectancy

What is the average Grado lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Grado life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Grado in 1944 was 44, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grado 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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