Gragg Family History

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Gragg Name Meaning

English: possibly a variant of Cragg. Probably a respelling of German Grag, a nickname for a person with gray hair, from Middle Low German grage ‘gray’. This name is found predominantly in NC.

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


Similar surnames: Grogg, Bragg, Cragg, Dagg, Grau, Gram, Grad, Grass, Gray, Grahn

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Gragg Family Origin

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Gragg Family Occupations

What did your Gragg ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Gragg occupation in the UK was Engine Fitter. 17% of Gragg's were Engine Fitters. Engine Fitter, Farm Labourer and Laundress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gragg. A less common occupation for the Gragg family was Let Apartments.

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  • Engine Fitter

    17%
  • Farm Labourer

    17%
  • Laundress

    17%
  • Let Apartments

    17%

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

Gragg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gragg Life Expectancy

What is the average Gragg lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Gragg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gragg in 1942 was 41, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gragg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gragg 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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