When Silas Graves was born on 20 April 1768, in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Jonathan Graves, was 38 and his mother, Esther Perry, was 43. He died on 7 February 1833, at the age of 64.
English (northern and eastern England): variant of Grave , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.
English: alternatively, a variant of Greaves or Grieves .
Altered form of German Greff , with the addition of excrescent -s, a common feature of Americanized surnames.
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