Griggers Family History

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Griggers Name Meaning

Patronymic from a vernacular form of the Latin personal name Gregorius (see Gregory).

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


Similar surnames: Grieger, Siggers, Biggers, Griggs, Gilger, Tigges, Kriger, Rittgers

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Griggers Family Origin

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Griggers Family Occupations

What did your Griggers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Griggers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Griggers's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Griggers. A less common occupation for the Griggers family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

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

Griggers Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Griggers Life Expectancy

What is the average Griggers lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Griggers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Griggers in 1957 was 63, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Griggers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Griggers 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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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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