Gratzer Family History

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Gratzer Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from a place called Gratz or Grätz (see Gratz). German: (Grätzer): variant of Kretzer 2.

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


Similar surnames: Rather, Glatter, Kretzer, Grabner, Rater, Pretzer, Grater, Ritzer

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Gratzer Family Origin

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Gratzer Family Occupations

What did your Gratzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gratzer occupation in the USA was Dealer In Confectionery. 14% of Gratzer's were Dealer In Confectionerys. Dealer In Confectionery, Diary Man and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gratzer. A less common occupation for the Gratzer family was Saddler.

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  • Dealer In Confectionery

    14%
  • Diary Man

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Saddler

    14%

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Gratzer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gratzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Gratzer lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Gratzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Gratzer in 1962 was 83, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gratzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gratzer 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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