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Greisen Name Meaning

Danish: patronymic from the personal name Greis, a reduced form of Gregers, Danish form of Gregory.

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


Similar surnames: Theisen, Gregson, Treinen, Gresens, Gressel, Green, Geisel, Geiken

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Greisen Family Origin

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Greisen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Boot & S. Merchant

    14%
  • Merchant

    14%
  • Teaching School

    14%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Greisen family was Teaching School. Farmer, Boot & S. Merchant and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greisen. The most common Greisen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Greisen's were Farmers.

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Greisen Historical Records

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Greisen Life Expectancy

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