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Grieshop Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone living on a sandy site, from Middle High German griez ‘sand’ + Middle Low German hop ‘heap’, ‘pile’. (Phonologically mixed forms occur in certain dialect areas, e.g. in the Rhineland and in later settlement areas east of the Elbe, due to the geographically uneven consonant changes of the second or Old High German sound shift.)

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


Similar surnames: Grieser, Gries, Griesel, Prieskorn, Riester, Griese, Priester, Bishop

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Grieshop Family Origin

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Grieshop Family Occupations

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Grieshop Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Grieshop. 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 Grieshop. For the veterans among your Grieshop ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grieshop Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Grieshop life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Grieshop in 1958 was 49, and 33 in 2004.

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