Grimaldi Family History

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Grimaldi Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of the personal name Grimaldo. This name is also found in Greece, Corsica, and elsewhere.

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

Similar surnames: Grimaldo, Giraldi, Garibaldi, Girardi, Ghilardi, Gilardi, Rinaldi

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Grimaldi Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Grimaldi name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Grimaldi. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Grimaldi Family Origin

Where is the Grimaldi family from?

Grimaldi Family Occupations

What did your Grimaldi ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Professor Of Music, Agricultural Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grimaldi. The most common Grimaldi occupation in the UK was Professor Of Music. 12% of Grimaldi's were Professor Of Musics. A less common occupation for the Grimaldi family was Boiler Maker.

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  • Professor Of Music

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Annuitant

  • Boiler Maker


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

Grimaldi Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Grimaldi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grimaldi 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Grimaldi. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Grimaldi. For the veterans among your Grimaldi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grimaldi Life Expectancy

What is the average Grimaldi lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Grimaldi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Grimaldi in 1951 was 37, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grimaldi

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grimaldi 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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