Greb Name Meaning

Polish: variant of Grab.

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


Similar surnames: Grab, Grebe, Grey, Goeb, Greg, Grieb, Grun, Garb, Brey, Great

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Greb Family Origin

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Greb Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Baker

    7%
  • Cabinet Maker

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Greb family was Carpenter. The most common Greb occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Greb's were Farmers. Farmer, Baker and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greb.

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Greb Historical Records

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Greb Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Greb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Greb in 1953 was 49, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Greb

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