Barngrover Family History

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Barngrover Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Berngruber, a topographic name for someone who lived by or kept a bear pit, from Middle High German ber ‘bear’ + gruobe ‘pit’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.

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


Similar surnames: Grover, Breger, Hanover, Borntrager, Brookover, Barner, Harkrider

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Barngrover Family Origin

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Barngrover Family Occupations

What did your Barngrover ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, City Marshall and Hunting were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barngrover. A less common occupation for the Barngrover family was Laborer. The most common Barngrover occupation in the USA was Farmer. 79% of Barngrover's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    79%
  • City Marshall

    5%
  • Hunting

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Barngrover Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Barngrover. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barngrover 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 Barngrover. 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 Barngrover. For the veterans among your Barngrover ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Barngrover Life Expectancy

What is the average Barngrover lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Barngrover life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Barngrover in 1963 was 84, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Barngrover

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Barngrover 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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