Gravett Family History

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Gravett Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a copse or small grove, Middle English gravette, grevette (from a diminutive of Old English graf ‘grove’). Altered spelling of French Gravet, cognate with 1.

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


Similar surnames: Gravatt, Grave, Gravely, Rivett, Trivett, Graver, Graven, Privett

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Gravett Family Origin

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Gravett Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Brewer

    4%
  • Bricklayer

    4%
  • Brickmaker

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gravett family was Brickmaker. The most common Gravett occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Gravett's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Brewer and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gravett.

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Gravett Historical Records

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Gravett Life Expectancy

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