Grilli Family History

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Grilli Name Meaning

patronymic or plural form of the nickname Grillo. possibly a reduced form of the compound name Mazzagrilli, meaning ‘kill the crickets’, i.e. an ironic nickname for a idler.

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

Similar surnames: Grill, Gill, Rolli, Grillo, Guill, Grella, Gille, Galli, Carilli

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Grilli Family Origin

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Grilli Family Occupations

What did your Grilli ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Commercial Traveller and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Grilli. 67% of Grilli women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Commercial Traveller

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Household Duties

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

Grilli Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Grilli. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grilli 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Grilli. 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 673 military records available for the last name Grilli. For the veterans among your Grilli ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grilli Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Grilli life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Grilli in 1952 was 37, and 81 in 2004.

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