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Where is the Grissett family from?
You can see how Grissett families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Grissett family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Grissett families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 6 Grissett families living in Virginia. This was about 40% of all the recorded Grissett's in USA. Virginia had the highest population of Grissett families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Grissett surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Grissett. 42% of Grissett men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Grissett women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Grissett were Private and Cook. .