Gresh Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Gresch, from a short form of Gregor.

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


Similar surnames: Gress, Grosh, Fresh, Greth, Grush, Resh, Grech, Gess, Brash, Ress

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Gresh Family Origin

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Gresh Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gresh family was Keeping House. The most common Gresh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Gresh's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gresh.

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Gresh Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Gresh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Gresh in 1955 was 48, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gresh

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