Grillot Family History

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Grillot Name Meaning

French: nickname for a cheerful person, from a variant of grillon ‘cricket’.

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

Similar surnames: Grillo, Grilliot, Grill, Aguillon, Frilot, Guillot, Grullon, Trillo

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Grillot Family Origin

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Grillot Family Occupations

What did your Grillot ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Grillot occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Grillot's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Grillot family was Milkman. Farmer, Gardener and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grillot.

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  • Farmer

  • Gardener

  • Keeping House

  • Milkman


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

Grillot Historical Records

What Grillot family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 986 census records available for the last name Grillot. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grillot 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 170 immigration records available for the last name Grillot. 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 196 military records available for the last name Grillot. For the veterans among your Grillot ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grillot Life Expectancy

What is the average Grillot lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Grillot life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Grillot in 1962 was 66, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grillot

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grillot 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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