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Grenda Family History

Grenda Name Meaning
Polish: variant of Grzeda, a nickname from grzeda ‘perch’, ‘roost’, ‘patch’.

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

5,515 Historical Documents with Grenda on Ancestry.com
2,190 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
347 Military Records
691 Immigration Records
1,519 Census and Voter Lists
768 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Grenda Families

  • Number of Grenda families
     6 - 10
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Grenda families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Grenda last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Grenda census records

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Grenda Family Origin

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Grenda Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Grenda

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Grenda Family Occupations

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Military Service by Grenda

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