Grape Family History

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Grape Name Meaning

North German: metonymic occupational name for a maker of metal or earthenware vessels, from Middle Low German grope ‘pot’.

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

Similar surnames: Graper, Grave, Grupe, Krape, Drape, Grass, Pape, Grahn, Grage, Grace

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Grape Family Origin

Where is the Grape family from?

Grape Family Occupations

What did your Grape ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Grape occupation in the UK was Cab Driver. 17% of Grape's were Cab Drivers. A less common occupation for the Grape family was Railway Guard. Cab Driver, Fancy Draper and Gentlemans Coachman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grape.

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  • Cab Driver

  • Fancy Draper

  • Gentlemans Coachman

  • Railway Guard


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

Grape Historical Records

What Grape family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Grape. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grape 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 715 immigration records available for the last name Grape. 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 Grape. For the veterans among your Grape ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grape Life Expectancy

What is the average Grape lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Grape life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Grape in 1965 was 57, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grape

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grape 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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