Grannis Family History

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Grannis Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of English Crannis, a habitational name from Cranes in Nevendon, Essex.

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


Similar surnames: Francis, Annis, Danis, Tennis, Brandis, Gianni, Bennis, Grames

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Grannis Family Origin

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Grannis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grannis. A less common occupation for the Grannis family was Laborer. The most common Grannis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Grannis's were Farmers.

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Grannis Historical Records

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Grannis Life Expectancy

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