Graut family page
Georgina Mold, nee Grant, born in St Helier in 1934 and married to William John Mold in Southampton in 1858. The couple had three sons and five daughters
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Origins of surname
This surname presents a problem because the difficulty in differentiating between Graut and Grant in handwritten records leads to considerable confusion.
French sources have no reference to Graut, and describe Grant as of British origin.
Grant is believed to derive from grand, French for big, but no derivation has been found for Graut.
Our database has 150 records of baptisms of Graut/Grault, and a further 60 for Grant/Grante. It is highly likely that some of each belong with the other families, and it is not clear what overlap there might be between the two.
- Graut 1749
- Grault, 1528
- Greult 1479
- Greut 1340
Great War service
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The grave of Great War casualty Henry George Graut at Les Baraques Military Cemetery, Sangatte, Pas de Calais