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Greeley Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): nickname for someone with a pock-marked face, from Old Northern French greslé ‘pitted’, ‘scarred’ (from gresle ‘hailstone’, of Germanic origin).

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

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Greeley Family Origin

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Greeley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Painter

    2%

In 1880, the most common Greeley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Greeley's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greeley. A less common occupation for the Greeley family was Painter.

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Greeley Historical Records

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Greeley Life Expectancy

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