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Griffy Name Meaning

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

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


Similar surnames: Griffey, Griffee, Griffin, Griff, Briody, Griffis, Groff, Guffy

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Griffy Family Origin

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Griffy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Griffy. The most common Griffy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Griffy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Griffy family was Farm Laborer.

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Griffy Historical Records

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Griffy Life Expectancy

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Famous Griffy Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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