Grennell Family History

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Grennell Name Meaning

English: variant of Greenhill 1.

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

Similar surnames: Grinnell, Grenfell, Grenell, Pennell, Trunnell, Grindell, Renner

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Grennell Family Origin

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Grennell Family Occupations

What did your Grennell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grennell. The most common Grennell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Grennell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Grennell family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House


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

Grennell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Grennell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grennell 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 270 immigration records available for the last name Grennell. 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 324 military records available for the last name Grennell. For the veterans among your Grennell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grennell Life Expectancy

What is the average Grennell lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Grennell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Grennell in 1954 was 37, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grennell 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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