Grissett Family History

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Grissett Name Meaning

Anglicized or Germanized spelling of French Griset ‘gray’ (see Grise). The name was probably taken to Germany by Huguenot refugees in the late 17th century, and thence to North America (NC).

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


Similar surnames: Grisez, Privett, Brossett, Bridgett, Gassett, Triplett, Gressett

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Grissett Family Origin

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Grissett Family Occupations

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  • Baker Master

    100%

In 1881, the most common Grissett occupation in the UK was Baker Master. 100% of Grissett's were Baker Masters.

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Grissett Historical Records

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Grissett Life Expectancy

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