Greear Family History

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Greear Name Meaning

Probably a variant spelling of Scottish Grier.

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


Similar surnames: Grear, Greer, Creer, Greenan, Frear, Greever, Greely, Greek, Greene

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Greear Family Origin

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Greear Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Blacksmith

    15%
  • Farming

    15%
  • Works In Store

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greear. The most common Greear occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Greear's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Greear family was Works In Store.

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Greear Historical Records

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Greear Life Expectancy

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