Grasse Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Grasse Name Meaning

German: variant of Grass 4. French: habitational name from the city of Grasse, in Alpes-Maritimes, which was a Huguenot center, sacked by François I in 1536. Perhaps a reduced form of French Degrâce (see De Grace).

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


Similar surnames: Grass, Grasser, Brassel, Hasse, Plasse, Grassl, Drass, Grassie

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Grasse Family Origin

Where is the Grasse family from?

SHOW MORE

Grasse Family Occupations

What did your Grasse ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Hairdresser

    50%
  • Machinist

    50%

In 1881, Hairdresser and Machinist were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Grasse. The most common Grasse occupation in the UK was Hairdresser. 50% of Grasse's were Hairdressers.

Source: Census data for Grasse | Data not to scale

Grasse Historical Records

What Grasse family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Grasse ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Grasse

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Grasse Life Expectancy

What is the average Grasse lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grasse 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Grasse Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Look up another name