Grode Family History

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Grode Name Meaning

North German: topographic name from Low German groden ‘grassland’, ‘drained plot of land’.

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

Similar surnames: Rode, Grove, Grone, Brede, Groden, Bode, Rod, Broder, Groll, Thode

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Grode Family Origin

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Grode Family Occupations

What did your Grode ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer (re and Bank Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Grode. 34% of Grode men worked as a General Labourer (re and 25% of Grode women worked as a Bank Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Grode were Railway Shurter Heavy W and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer (re
  • Mineral Water Sales
  • Railway Shurter Heavy W

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Bank Clerk
  • Nurse
  • Unpaid Domestic Du
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Grode Historical Records

What Grode family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Grode. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grode 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 418 immigration records available for the last name Grode. 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 428 military records available for the last name Grode. For the veterans among your Grode ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grode Life Expectancy

What is the average Grode lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Grode life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Grode in 1954 was 57, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grode

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grode 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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