Grether Family History

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Grether Name Meaning

Swiss German: variant of Graeter. South German: from the female personal name Grete.

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


Similar surnames: Dreher, Ruther, Getter, Greth, Greaser, Goethe, Retzer, Goetter

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Grether Family Origin

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Grether Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Agent For Sewing Machines

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Agent For Sewing Machines were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grether. The most common Grether occupation in the USA was Farmer. 10% of Grether's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Grether family was Blacksmith.

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Grether Historical Records

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Grether Life Expectancy

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