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Gridley Name Meaning

English: nickname for someone with a pock-marked face (see Greeley).

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


Similar surnames: Greeley, Gidley, Grindley, Ridley, Graley, Grimley, Wrigley, Sidley

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Gridley Family Origin

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Gridley Family Occupations

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  • Bricklayer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gridley family was Annuitant. The most common Gridley occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 4% of Gridley's were Bricklayers. Bricklayer, Agricultural Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gridley.

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Gridley Historical Records

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Gridley Life Expectancy

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