Griese Family History

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Griese Name Meaning

North German: nickname for a gray-haired man, from Middle Low German gris ‘gray’.

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

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Griese Family Origin

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Griese Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Architect

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Griese family was Architect. The most common Griese occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Griese's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Griese.

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Griese Historical Records

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Griese Life Expectancy

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