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Griner Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Greiner. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from an inflected form of Yiddish grin ‘green’ (see Green).

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


Similar surnames: Grine, Kriner, Gruner, Riner, Briner, Criner, Kriger, Winer, Greiner

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Griner Family Origin

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Griner Family Occupations

What did your Griner ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Glass Blower

    33%
  • House Keeper

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Griner family was House Keeper. Carpenter and Glass Blower were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Griner. The most common Griner occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 33% of Griner's were Carpenters.

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Griner Historical Records

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Griner Life Expectancy

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Famous Griner Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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