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Griffey Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Gríobhtha (see Griffin).

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


Similar surnames: Griffy, Griffee, Griffin, Gaffey, Guffey, Griff, Grilley, Griffis

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Griffey Family Origin

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Griffey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%

In 1880, the most common Griffey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Griffey's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Griffey family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Griffey.

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Griffey Historical Records

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Griffey Life Expectancy

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