Grise Name Meaning

English: variant of Grice. French (Grisé): variant spelling of Griset, a nickname for someone with gray hair, a gray complexion, or perhaps one who habitually wore gray, from Old French gris ‘gray’.

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

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Grise Family Origin

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Grise Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Grise family was Carpenter. The most common Grise occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Grise's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grise.

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Grise Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Grise life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Grise in 1945 was 26, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grise

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