Gryder Family History

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Gryder Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Dutch (de) Gruyter, an occupational name for a brewer or grower or supplier of bog myrtle, apparently an ingredient of beer, later replaced by hops.

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


Similar surnames: Grider, Grader, Ryder, Gelder, Grever, Greider, Guyer, Cryer, Graber

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Gryder Family Origin

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Gryder Family Occupations

What did your Gryder ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gryder family was Laberer. The most common Gryder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Gryder's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gryder.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    22%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laberer

    6%

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Gryder Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gryder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gryder census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Gryder. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Gryder. For the veterans among your Gryder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gryder Life Expectancy

What is the average Gryder lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Gryder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Gryder in 1949 was 54, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gryder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gryder ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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