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Griswell Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin. Perhaps an altered form of Griswold or Creswell. In the U.S. it is found chiefly in GA.

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


Similar surnames: Croswell, Criswell, Rishell, Oswell, Trussell, Twidwell, Braswell

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Griswell Family Origin

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Griswell Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    86%
  • Servant

    14%

In 1881, the most common Griswell occupation in Canada was Laborer. 86% of Griswell's were Laborers. Laborer and Servant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Griswell.

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Griswell Historical Records

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Griswell Life Expectancy

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