Greeson Family History

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Greeson Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from Grieve.

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


Similar surnames: Grierson, Gregson, Greenan, Greisen, Getson, Grayson, Presson

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Greeson Family Origin

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Greeson Family Occupations

What did your Greeson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Greeson family was At Home. The most common Greeson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Greeson's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greeson.

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Works On Farm

    4%
  • At Home

    2%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Greeson ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Greeson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Greeson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Greeson 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Greeson. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Greeson. For the veterans among your Greeson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Greeson Life Expectancy

What is the average Greeson lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Greeson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Greeson in 1945 was 31, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Greeson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Greeson 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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