Gripp Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived in a deep valley, from Middle English grype ‘kettle’, ‘caldron’ (Old English gripu). German: variant of Greif 1.

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


Similar surnames: Tripp, Ripp, Gapp, Cripe, Gipp, Griff, Crisp, Trapp, Grill, Gropp

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Gripp Family Origin

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Gripp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    6%
  • Cigar Maker

    6%

In 1880, the most common Gripp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Gripp's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gripp family was Cigar Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Boot & Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gripp.

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Gripp Historical Records

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Gripp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Gripp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Gripp in 1959 was 64, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gripp

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