Grigson Family History

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Grigson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Grigg.

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


Similar surnames: Gregson, Ritson, Rigdon, Robson, Ipson, Ison, Gipson, Grisson

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Grigson Family Origin

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Grigson Family Occupations

What did your Grigson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Bank Accountant, Boatman & Fisherman and Copper Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grigson. A less common occupation for the Grigson family was Dressmaker. The most common Grigson occupation in the UK was Bank Accountant. 4% of Grigson's were Bank Accountants.

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  • Bank Accountant

    4%
  • Boatman & Fisherman

    4%
  • Copper Miner

    4%
  • Dressmaker

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Grigson ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Grigson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Grigson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grigson census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Grigson

Passenger List

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

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Grigson Life Expectancy

What is the average Grigson lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Grigson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Grigson in 1957 was 59, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grigson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grigson ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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