Griffy Family History

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Griffy Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Gríobhtha (see Griffin).

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


Similar surnames: Griffey, Griffee, Griffin, Griff, Briody, Griffis, Groff, Guffy

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Griffy Family Origin

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Griffy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Griffy. The most common Griffy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Griffy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Griffy family was Farm Laborer.

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Griffy Historical Records

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Griffy Life Expectancy

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Famous Griffy Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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