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Grinnell Family Origin

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Grinnell Family Occupations

What did your Grinnell ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Grinnell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Grinnell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Grinnell family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grinnell.

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Grinnell Historical Records

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Grinnell Life Expectancy

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