Greim Name Meaning

South German: from a short form of a compound personal name beginning with the element grim ‘mask’, ‘helmet’. Scottish: variant of Graham.

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


Similar surnames: Reim, Greig, Reis, Rein, Greif, Grima, Green, Reil, Gramm, Grim

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Greim Family Origin

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Greim Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    21%
  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Baker

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Greim family was Baker. Carpenter, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greim. The most common Greim occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 21% of Greim's were Carpenters.

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Greim Historical Records

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Greim Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Greim life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Greim in 1960 was 49, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Greim

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