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Griffiths Name Meaning

Welsh: patronymic from Griffith.

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


Similar surnames: Griffith, Griffin, Griffitt, Griffeth, Griffis, Griff, Ruffins

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Griffiths Family Origin

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Griffiths Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Servant

    9%
  • Labourer

    6%
  • Clerk

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Griffiths family was Clerk. The most common Griffiths occupation in Canada was Farmer. 21% of Griffiths's were Farmers. Farmer, Servant and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Griffiths.

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Griffiths Historical Records

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Griffiths Life Expectancy

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