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Griner Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Greiner. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from an inflected form of Yiddish grin ‘green’ (see Green).

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

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Griner Family Origin

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Griner Family Occupations

What did your Griner ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Griner family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Griner. The most common Griner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Griner's were Farmers.

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Griner Historical Records

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Griner Life Expectancy

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Famous Griner Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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