Greber Family History

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Greber Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Graber. German and Swiss German: variant of Gräber (see Graber).

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

Similar surnames: Grober, Gruber, Graber, Graeber, Reber, Lieber, Gruner, Grebner

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Greber Family Origin

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Greber Family Occupations

What did your Greber ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Greber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Greber's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Agent Drugs were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greber. A less common occupation for the Greber family was Barber.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Agent Drugs

  • Barber


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

Greber Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Greber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Greber 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 Greber. 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 788 military records available for the last name Greber. For the veterans among your Greber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Greber Life Expectancy

What is the average Greber lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Greber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Greber in 1959 was 63, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Greber

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Greber 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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