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Greninger Name Meaning

Swiss German: of uncertain origin; perhaps from a personal name as assumed by A. Socin from the family name of Henricus Greninc, recorded in a Freiburg document of c.1200.

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


Similar surnames: Groninger, Gremminger, Reininger, Renninger, Weininger, Koeninger

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Greninger Family Origin

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Greninger Family Occupations

What did your Greninger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Greninger family was Carpenter. The most common Greninger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Greninger's were Farmers. Farmer, Baker and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greninger.

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Baker

    8%
  • Barber

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%

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Greninger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Greninger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Greninger 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Greninger. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Greninger. For the veterans among your Greninger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Greninger Life Expectancy

What is the average Greninger lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Greninger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Greninger in 1963 was 70, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Greninger 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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