Greber Family History

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Greber Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Graber. German and Swiss German: variant of Gräber (see Graber).

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


Similar surnames: Grober, Gruber, Graber, Graeber, Reber, Lieber, Gruner, Grebner

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Greber Family Origin

Where is the Greber family from?

Greber Family Occupations

What did your Greber ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Clerk and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Greber. 6% of Greber men worked as a Clerk and 8% of Greber women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Greber were Salesman and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    6%
  • Machinist
    6%
  • Plumber
    6%
  • Salesman
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    8%
  • New Worker
    8%
  • Bookkeeper
    6%
  • Secretary
    6%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Greber Historical Records

What Greber family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Greber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Greber census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Greber. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 788 military records available for the last name Greber. For the veterans among your Greber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Greber Life Expectancy

What is the average Greber lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Greber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Greber in 1959 was 63, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Greber

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Greber ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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