Johannes Greib

27 August 1724–
Hellering, Saarburg, Alsace-Lorraine, Germany

The Life of Johannes

When Johannes Greib was born on 27 August 1724, his father, Jacob Greiss Sr., was 45 and his mother, Veronica Lanz, was 37.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Greiss Sr.
1679–1765
Veronica Lanz
1687–1734
Jacob Greib
1712–1801
Elizabeth Grieb
1720–1781
Maria Catharina Greib
1714–
Anna Judith Greib
1717–1781
Johannes Greib
1724–
Maria Magdelena Greib
1728–1794

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

Name Meaning

Possibly a variant spelling of the Swiss German family name Griebe, an occupational name for a butcher or fat dealer, from Middle High German griebe, griube ‘rendered bacon pieces’, ‘crackling’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Johannes /Greib/ - Published information: birth-name: Johannes /Greib/

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