Graft Family History

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Graft Name Meaning

habitational name from either of two places so named, in North Holland and Zeeland. variant of Gracht, a topographic name for someone who lived by a canal in a city, Dutch gracht.

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


Similar surnames: Graf, Grant, Grahn, Great, Gray, Grof, Grau, Graff, Gratz, Gast

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Graft Family Origin

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Graft Family Occupations

What did your Graft ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Boiler Fireman Steelwork and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Graft. 10% of Graft men worked as a Boiler Fireman Steelwork and 50% of Graft women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Graft were General Labourer and Housemaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Boiler Fireman Steelwork
    10%
  • Cashier In Chief Cashiers Office
    10%
  • Gaidener
    10%
  • General Labourer
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Cook Retired
    9%
  • Home Duties Unpaid
    9%
  • Housemaid
    9%

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

Graft Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Graft. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Graft 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Graft. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Graft. For the veterans among your Graft ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Graft Life Expectancy

What is the average Graft lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Graft life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Graft in 1958 was 56, and 76 in 2004.

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