Grifka Family History

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Grifka Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): probably a variant of Grifke, like Gniffke from (Polish) gniew ‘anger’, hence a nickname for an irascible person.

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


Similar surnames: Griffo, Griff, Greif, Gruca, Trisko, Riska, Gramza, Grill, Mrowka

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Grifka Family Origin

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Grifka Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Grifka occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Grifka's were Farmers.

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Grifka Historical Records

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Grifka Life Expectancy

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