Grenz Name Meaning

nickname for someone with a deformity or peculiarity of the mouth or nose, from Middle High German grans ‘beak’, ‘snout’. from a topographic name for someone who lived near a border, from Polish granica, which became German Grenze ‘border’ after the 16th century.

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


Similar surnames: Krenz, Gretz, Grand, Frenz, Gren, Greif, Brenn, Prinz, Gent, Grems

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Grenz Family Origin

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Grenz Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Foreman In Brew.

    25%
  • Keeps Restaurant

    25%

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In 1880, laborer and Foreman In Brew. were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Grenz. The most common Grenz occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Grenz's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Grenz family was Keeps Restaurant.

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Grenz Historical Records

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Grenz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Grenz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Grenz in 1958 was 42, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grenz

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