Grindstaff Family History

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Grindstaff Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Frenzhof, a habitational name from a place so named near Heidelberg, or of Granzow (see Granzow).

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


Similar surnames: Grandstaff, Pinkstaff, Griff, Lindstedt, Grindrod, Grindley, Grimstad

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Grindstaff Family Origin

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Grindstaff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    65%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Grindstaff family was Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grindstaff. The most common Grindstaff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Grindstaff's were Farmers.

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Grindstaff Historical Records

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Grindstaff Life Expectancy

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