Grebe Family History

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Grebe Name Meaning

German (Hesse): variant of Graf.

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

Similar surnames: Grefe, Greve, Grewe, Greber, Grabe, Grobe, Kreie, Greb, Grenke

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Grebe Family Origin

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Grebe Family Occupations

What did your Grebe ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Grebe occupation in the UK was General Laborer. 100% of Grebe's were General Laborers.

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  • General Laborer


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

Grebe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Grebe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grebe census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Grebe. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Grebe. For the veterans among your Grebe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grebe Life Expectancy

What is the average Grebe lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Grebe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Grebe in 1950 was 51, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grebe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grebe ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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