Greiwe Family History

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Greiwe Name Meaning

German: possibly a nickname from Middle High German greibe ‘sharp’, ‘tangy’, ‘dour’. Compare Grey.

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


Similar surnames: Greif, Greiser, Reise, Greis, Grice, Greinke, Grein, Gerwe, Greiner

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Greiwe Family Origin

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Greiwe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Merchant Tailor

    25%
  • Cigar Maker

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%

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In 1880, the most common Greiwe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Greiwe's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Greiwe family was Keeping House. Farmer, Merchant Tailor and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greiwe.

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Greiwe Historical Records

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Greiwe Life Expectancy

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