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Grimstad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of about fifteen farmsteads so named from the Old Norse personal name Grímr (see Grimsrud) + staðr ‘farmstead’.

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


Similar surnames: Grimsrud, Grimstead, Ramstad, Trygstad, Erstad, Grimshaw, Gaustad

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Grimstad Family Origin

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Grimstad Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    100%

In 1880, the most common Grimstad occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 100% of Grimstad's were Cabinet Makers.

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Grimstad Historical Records

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Grimstad Life Expectancy

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