Grapes Family History

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Grapes Name Meaning

English (East Anglia): perhaps a habitational name from a house bearing the sign of a bunch of grapes. The vocabulary word is attested from the 13th century (at first in the compound wingrape), and comes from Old French grape, which is probably related to a Germanic element meaning ‘hook’.

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


Similar surnames: Grace, Graves, Papes, Greaves, Gates, Grater, Goates, Drape, Graper

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Grapes Family Origin

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Grapes Family Occupations

What did your Grapes ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Thatcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grapes. The most common Grapes occupation in the UK was Farmer. 11% of Grapes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Grapes family was Agent For We & Spt Merch.

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Thatcher

    5%
  • Agent For We & Spt Merch

    3%

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Grapes Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Grapes Life Expectancy

What is the average Grapes lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Grapes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Grapes in 1944 was 22, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grapes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grapes 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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