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Greiser Name Meaning

German: descriptive nickname for a gray-haired man, from Middle High German gris ‘gray’ (see Greis).

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


Similar surnames: Preiser, Reiser, Geiser, Greiner, Kreisel, Leiser, Gaiser, Reier

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Greiser Family Origin

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Greiser Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Harness Maker

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Greiser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Greiser's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greiser. A less common occupation for the Greiser family was Harness Maker.

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Greiser Historical Records

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Greiser Life Expectancy

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