Grieme Family History

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Grieme Name Meaning

German: from a short form of a compound personal name beginning with the Germanic element grim ‘mask’, ‘helmet’. Compare Greim.

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

Similar surnames: Grime, Grimmer, Grimm, Grieve, Riewe, Grima, Riepe, Priewe, Prime

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Grieme Family Origin

Where is the Grieme family from?

Grieme Family Occupations

What did your Grieme ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Grieme occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Grieme's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Grieme family was Painter. Farmer, Engineer and Keeps Saloon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grieme.

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  • Farmer

  • Engineer

  • Keeps Saloon

  • Painter


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

Grieme Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Grieme. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grieme 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 357 immigration records available for the last name Grieme. 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 216 military records available for the last name Grieme. For the veterans among your Grieme ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grieme Life Expectancy

What is the average Grieme lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2003, in the United States, Grieme life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Grieme in 1958 was 58, and 78 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grieme

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grieme 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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