Griffie Family History

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Griffie Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Griffey.

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


Similar surnames: Coffie, Griffee, Griffin, Griff, Duffie, Griffing, Griffen, Diffee

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Griffie Family Origin

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Griffie Family Occupations

What did your Griffie ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Griffie family was Day Laborer. The most common Griffie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Griffie's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Chared Coal Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Griffie.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Chared Coal Dealer

    7%
  • Day Laborer

    7%

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

Griffie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Griffie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Griffie census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Griffie

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Griffie. 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 Griffie. For the veterans among your Griffie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Griffie Life Expectancy

What is the average Griffie lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Griffie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Griffie in 1957 was 53, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Griffie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Griffie 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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