Gries Family History
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Gries Name Meaning
South German: topographic name for someone who lived in a sandy place, from Middle High German griez ‘sand’. Perhaps a reduced form of German Griese.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Ries, Kries, Pries, Grieser, Grieb, Grill, Bries, Fries, Gier, Gies