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Grindle Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English grene ‘green’ + dale ‘dale’, ‘valley’ or hille, hull ‘hill’; alternatively, the surname may have arisen from either of two habitational names meaning ‘green valley’: Greendale in Devon or Grindale in East Yorkshire, or from Grindal (‘green hill’) in Shropshire. South German: from Middle High German grindel ‘latch’, ‘beam’, ‘pole’, probably a metonymic occupational name for a doorman. Respelling of North German Grindel.

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


Similar surnames: Brindle, Grindley, Trindle, Rindler, Grine, Hindle, Ringle, Windle

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Grindle Family Origin

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Grindle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Grindle family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grindle. The most common Grindle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Grindle's were Farmers.

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Grindle Life Expectancy

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