Grebe Name Meaning

German (Hesse): variant of Graf.

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


Similar surnames: Grefe, Greve, Grewe, Greber, Grabe, Grobe, Kreie, Greb, Grenke

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Grebe Family Origin

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Grebe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Tailor

    6%
  • Shoe Maker

    4%

In 1880, the most common Grebe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Grebe's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Grebe family was Shoe Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grebe.

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Grebe Historical Records

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Grebe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Grebe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Grebe in 1950 was 51, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grebe

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