Early Origins of the Grabb family
The surname Grabb was first found in Hamburg, where the name contributed greatly to the development of an emerging nation which would later play a large role in the tribal and national conflicts of the area. In later years the name branched into many houses, each playing a significant role in the local
social and political affairs. Krabbe is also connected to several place names in the Holstein region.
Early History of the Grabb family
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Grabb Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Krabbe, Krabe, Krabbes, Krabbs, Krabes, Kraabbez, Krrabbe, Kraabbes, Kraabbese, Krabbese, Krabee, Krabees, Crabbe, Crabb, Grabb and many more.
Early Notables of the Grabb family (pre 1700)
Notables of the time included John Ernest Grabe (1666-1711), Anglican divine, was born at Königsberg, who went to England
where he settled in Oxford, was ordained in 1700, and became chaplain of... Another 31 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Grabb Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Grabb family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Grabb Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Peter Grabb, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1868 CITATION[CLOSE]
Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)