Greuel Family History

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Greuel Name Meaning

habitational name from any of several places in the Rhineland named Greuel. nickname from Middle High German griuwel ‘horror’.

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


Similar surnames: Grauel, Greubel, Grell, Gruen, Krekel, Gaebel, Griebel, Kreul, Greven

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Greuel Family Origin

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Greuel Family Occupations

What did your Greuel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Greuel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 83% of Greuel's were Farmers. Farmer and Keeps Tin Store were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Greuel.

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  • Farmer

    83%
  • Keeps Tin Store

    17%

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

Greuel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Greuel Life Expectancy

What is the average Greuel lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Greuel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Greuel in 1962 was 68, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Greuel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Greuel 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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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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