Graessle Family History

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Graessle Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Gräss(e)l, a diminutive of Grass 1. South German (Grässle): nickname for a greedy person, from Old High German gratag ‘greedy’.

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


Similar surnames: Grassel, Grasser, Grass, Gress, Griesel, Dressler, Grable, Prasse

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Graessle Family Origin

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Graessle Family Occupations

What did your Graessle ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Tailor

    25%
  • Brewery Agent

    8%
  • Episcopal Minister

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%

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In 1880, Tailor, Brewery Agent and Episcopal Minister were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Graessle. A less common occupation for the Graessle family was Farmer. The most common Graessle occupation in the USA was Tailor. 25% of Graessle's were Tailors.

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Graessle Historical Records

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Graessle Life Expectancy

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