Grimsley Family History

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Grimsley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, possibly in the Midlands, where the name is now concentrated.

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


Similar surnames: Grimley, Linsley, Brisley, Tinsley, Brimley, Risley, Grindley

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Grimsley Family Origin

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Grimsley Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Gen Lab

    3%
  • Joiner

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Grimsley family was Labourer. Agricultural Labourer, Gen Lab and Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grimsley. The most common Grimsley occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Grimsley's were Agricultural Labourers.

Source: Census data for Grimsley | Data not to scale

Grimsley Historical Records

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Grimsley Life Expectancy

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