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Grinder Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a grinder of grain, i.e. a miller, Middle English, Old English grindere, an agent noun from Old English grindan ‘to grind’. Less often it may have referred to someone who ground blades to keep their sharpness or who ground pigments, spices, and medicinal herbs to powder.

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


Similar surnames: Gander, Grinter, Ginger, Grinde, Grindel, Rinker, Rinder, Tinder

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Grinder Family Origin

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Grinder Family Occupations

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  • Nursemaid

    100%

In 1881, the most common Grinder occupation in Canada was Nursemaid. 100% of Grinder's were Nursemaids.

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Grinder Life Expectancy

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