Grimsrud Family History

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Grimsrud Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads in southeastern Norway, so named from Old Norse Grímr, a personal name meaning ‘man with a mask or helmet’ + ruð ‘cleared field’.

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


Similar surnames: Grimstad, Grimshaw, Grimard, Grimstead, Grindrod, Grimaud, Grimwood

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Grimsrud Family Origin

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Grimsrud Family Occupations

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  • Clerk In Store

    33%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%

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In 1880, Clerk In Store and Dry Goods Merchant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Grimsrud. A less common occupation for the Grimsrud family was Farmer. The most common Grimsrud occupation in the USA was Clerk In Store. 33% of Grimsrud's were Clerk In Stores.

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Grimsrud Historical Records

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Grimsrud Life Expectancy

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