Greinke Family History

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Greinke Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin. Perhaps a nickname for a small person, from Middle Low German gren ‘grain’ + the North German diminutive suffix -k-.

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

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Greinke Family Origin

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Greinke Family Occupations

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  • Brick Jard

    20%
  • Fisch Pedler

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Wagon Maker

    20%

In 1880, the most common Greinke occupation in the USA was Brick Jard. 20% of Greinke's were Brick Jards. A less common occupation for the Greinke family was Wagon Maker. Brick Jard, Fisch Pedler and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greinke.

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Greinke Historical Records

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Greinke Life Expectancy

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