Griggers Family History

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Griggers Name Meaning

Patronymic from a vernacular form of the Latin personal name Gregorius (see Gregory).

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

Similar surnames: Grieger, Siggers, Biggers, Griggs, Gilger, Tigges, Kriger, Rittgers

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Griggers Family Origin

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Griggers Family Occupations

What did your Griggers ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Griggers. 32% of Griggers men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Weaver
  • Truck Driver

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Griggers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Griggers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Griggers 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 72 immigration records available for the last name Griggers. 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 344 military records available for the last name Griggers. For the veterans among your Griggers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Griggers Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Griggers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Griggers in 1957 was 63, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Griggers

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