Greening Family History

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Greening Name Meaning

English: derivative of Green. Americanized spelling of German Grüning, a variant of Groening.

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


Similar surnames: Redding, Breining, Denning, Kroening, Greenly, Neering, Kreiling

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Greening Family Origin

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Greening Family Occupations

What did your Greening ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Attending School, Hotel Keeper and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greening. A less common occupation for the Greening family was Man. The most common Greening occupation in Canada was Attending School. 13% of Greening's were Attending Schools.

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  • Attending School

    13%
  • Hotel Keeper

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Man

    13%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Greening ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Greening Historical Records

What Greening family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Greening. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Greening census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Greening. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Greening. For the veterans among your Greening ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Greening Life Expectancy

What is the average Greening lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Greening life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Greening in 1943 was 56, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Greening

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Greening ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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