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Where is the Greis family from?
You can see how Greis families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Greis family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Greis families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 49 Greis families living in New York. This was about 39% of all the recorded Greis's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Greis families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Greis surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Greis. 24% of Greis men worked as a Laborer and 27% of Greis women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Greis were Salesman and Maid.