Greil Name Meaning

German: variant of Greuel.

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


Similar surnames: Greim, Kreil, Greif, Gell, Grell, Grefe, Reil, Grein, Brei, Grewe

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Greil Family Origin

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Greil Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    25%
  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%

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In 1880, the most common Greil occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 25% of Greil's were Cabinet Makers. A less common occupation for the Greil family was Laborer. Cabinet Maker, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greil.

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Greil Historical Records

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Greil Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2003, Greil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Greil in 1953 was 31, and 64 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Greil

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