Grymes Family History

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Grymes Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Grimes.

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

Similar surnames: Crymes, Gayles, Rymer, Gyles, Gaynes, Groomes, Groves, Games, Grimes

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Grymes Family Origin

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Grymes Family Occupations

What did your Grymes ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Grymes occupation in the UK was Bootmaker. 33% of Grymes's were Bootmakers. A less common occupation for the Grymes family was Shoemaker. Bootmaker and Retired Farmers Widow were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Grymes.

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  • Bootmaker

  • Retired Farmers Widow

  • Shoemaker


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Grymes ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Grymes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Grymes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grymes 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 340 immigration records available for the last name Grymes. 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 843 military records available for the last name Grymes. For the veterans among your Grymes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grymes Life Expectancy

What is the average Grymes lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Grymes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Grymes in 1962 was 80, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grymes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grymes 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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