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Greiff Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Greif 1.

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


Similar surnames: Griff, Greif, Greff, Grief, Reif, Riff, Graeff, Greive, Greil, Graff

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Greiff Family Origin

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Greiff Family Occupations

What did your Greiff ancestors do for a living?

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  • Carpenter

    22%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Clerk In Store

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Greiff family was Farmer. Carpenter, Blacksmith and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greiff. The most common Greiff occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 22% of Greiff's were Carpenters.

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Greiff Historical Records

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Greiff Life Expectancy

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Famous Greiff Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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