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Grinter Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin. It is probably an occupational name for an official in charge of a granary, Anglo-Norman French grenetier, but it could also be a variant of Grinder.

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


Similar surnames: Grinder, Granger, Fritter, Tainter, Tranter, Gritter, Graner, Grater

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Grinter Family Origin

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Grinter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Drugist

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Grinter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Grinter's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grinter. A less common occupation for the Grinter family was Drugist.

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Grinter Historical Records

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Grinter Life Expectancy

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