Graichen Family History

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Graichen Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Graicha in Thuringia.

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


Similar surnames: Graven, Raiche, Treichel, Rachel, Grahn, Achen, Raithel, Craigen

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Graichen Family Origin

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Graichen Family Occupations

What did your Graichen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Graichen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Graichen's were Farmers. Farmer, Tin Peddler and Boot Fitter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Graichen. A less common occupation for the Graichen family was Glover.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Tin Peddler

    15%
  • Boot Fitter

    8%
  • Glover

    8%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Graichen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Graichen Life Expectancy

What is the average Graichen lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Graichen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Graichen in 1942 was 33, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Graichen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Graichen 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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