Greff Family History

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Greff Name Meaning

French (Alsace and Lorraine): variant of German Graff.

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

Similar surnames: Graff, Greiff, Graeff, Grefe, Griff, Greif, Greim, Groff, Grof, Gaff

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Greff Family Origin

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Greff Family Occupations

What did your Greff ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Greff.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Greff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Greff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Greff 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 805 immigration records available for the last name Greff. 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 494 military records available for the last name Greff. For the veterans among your Greff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Greff Life Expectancy

What is the average Greff lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Greff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Greff in 1962 was 68, and 59 in 2004.

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