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Grills Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Grill 1.

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


Similar surnames: Gills, Grimes, Grill, Griggs, Wills, Sills, Rolls, Ralls, Crill

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Grills Family Origin

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Grills Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Labourer

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Barge Man

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grills. A less common occupation for the Grills family was Barge Man. The most common Grills occupation in the UK was Farmer. 11% of Grills's were Farmers.

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Grills Historical Records

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Grills Life Expectancy

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