Grizzle Family History

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Grizzle Name Meaning

Americanized form of French and Swiss French Grisel or Grizel, derivatives of Gris, from Old French gris ‘gray’, hence a nickname for a man with gray hair, a gray complexion, or who habitually wore gray.

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

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Grizzle Family Origin

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Grizzle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Grizzle family was Laborer. The most common Grizzle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Grizzle's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grizzle.

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Grizzle Historical Records

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Grizzle Life Expectancy

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Famous Grizzle Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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