Grayson Family History

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Grayson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Grave 1.

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


Similar surnames: Rayson, Ranson, Clayson, Ramson, Rawson, Ganson, Rapson, Bramson

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Grayson Family Origin

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Grayson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    8%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Joiner

    2%

In 1881, the most common Grayson occupation in the UK was Farmer. 8% of Grayson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Grayson family was Joiner. Farmer, Coal Miner and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grayson.

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Grayson Historical Records

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Grayson Life Expectancy

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