Grieser Family History

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Grieser Name Meaning

South German: topographic name for someone living on a sandy site, from Middle High German griez ‘sand’ + -er suffix denoting an inhabitant.

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


Similar surnames: Griesel, Grueser, Graeser, Gritter, Gieser, Griesemer, Grasser

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Grieser Family Origin

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Grieser Family Occupations

What did your Grieser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grieser. The most common Grieser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Grieser's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Grieser family was At Home.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Brick Mason

    6%
  • At Home

    3%

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

Grieser Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Grieser Life Expectancy

What is the average Grieser lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Grieser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Grieser in 1961 was 43, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grieser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grieser 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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