Gring Name Meaning

German: nickname for a slight or unimportant person, from Middle High German gering ‘small’, ‘slight’.

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


Similar surnames: Ring, Kring, Grill, Grenz, Grine, Garing, Ging, Grieb, Moring, Ginn

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Gring Family Origin

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Gring Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Miller

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1880, the most common Gring occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Gring's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gring family was Laborer. Farmer, Miller and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gring.

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Gring Historical Records

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Gring Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Gring life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Gring in 1947 was 45, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gring

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