Gravatt Family History

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Gravatt Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone living near a small grove or copse, from Old English grafet, gr?fet ‘little grove’ (from Old English graf(e), gr?fe ‘grove’, ‘copse’ + the diminutive suffix -et).

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


Similar surnames: Gravett, Gravely, Great, Graver, Graven, Privett, Bratt, Gravitt

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Gravatt Family Origin

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Gravatt Family Occupations

What did your Gravatt ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Gravatt occupation in the UK was Licensed Victualler. 11% of Gravatt's were Licensed Victuallers. A less common occupation for the Gravatt family was Commercial Clerk. Licensed Victualler, Agricul Labourer and Brewers Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gravatt.

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  • Licensed Victualler

    11%
  • Agricul Labourer

    6%
  • Brewers Labourer

    6%
  • Commercial Clerk

    6%

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

Gravatt Historical Records

What Gravatt family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gravatt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gravatt census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Gravatt

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Gravatt. 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 Gravatt. For the veterans among your Gravatt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gravatt Life Expectancy

What is the average Gravatt lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Gravatt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Gravatt in 1941 was 42, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gravatt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gravatt 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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