Congrove Family History

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Congrove Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of the English habitational name Congreve (or the variants Congreave, Congrave) from Congreve in Staffordshire or Congreave in Derbyshire. The first is recorded in Domesday Book as Comegrave ‘grove (Old English gr?fe) in a valley (Old English cumb)’.

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


Similar surnames: Cosgrove, Colgrove, Wingrove, Colegrove, Grove, Lovegrove, Musgrove

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Congrove Family Origin

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Congrove Family Occupations

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  • Chelsea Pensioner

    50%
  • Manufacturer Of Pottery And Collier Owner Employing 70 Men

    50%

In 1881, the most common Congrove occupation in the UK was Chelsea Pensioner. 50% of Congrove's were Chelsea Pensioners. Chelsea Pensioner and Manufacturer Of Pottery And Collier Owner Employing 70 Men were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Congrove.

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Congrove Historical Records

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Congrove Life Expectancy

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