Grindell Family History

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Grindell Name Meaning

English: variant of Grindle. Probably also a respelling of German Grindel (see Grindle 2).

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

Similar surnames: Grindel, Grindle, Gingell, Grinnell, Kindell, Briddell, Randell

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Grindell Family Origin

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Grindell Family Occupations

What did your Grindell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Grindell family was Sa...Or. Farmer, Dress Maker and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grindell. The most common Grindell occupation in Canada was Farmer. 38% of Grindell's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Dress Maker

  • Farmer Son

  • Sa...Or


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

Grindell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Grindell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grindell 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 597 immigration records available for the last name Grindell. 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 644 military records available for the last name Grindell. For the veterans among your Grindell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grindell Life Expectancy

What is the average Grindell lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Grindell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Grindell in 1948 was 50, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grindell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grindell 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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