Grodsky Family History

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Grodsky Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Polish Grodzki, a habitational name from Grodziec or Grodzie, places named with gród ‘castle’, ‘fortification’ (cognate with Russian grad). Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name (see 1).

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

Similar surnames: Brodsky, Grody, Wolsky, Brody, Glinsky, Trosky, Gorsky, Godby, Grosh

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Grodsky Family Origin

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Grodsky Family Occupations

What did your Grodsky ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Woodworker and Grocery bakers Shopkeep were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Grodsky. 38% of Grodsky men worked as a Woodworker and 17% of Grodsky women worked as a Grocery bakers Shopkeep. Some less common occupations for Americans named Grodsky were Master Tailor and Shorthand Typist

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Woodworker
  • Baker
  • Master Butcher
  • Master Tailor

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Grocery bakers Shopkeep
  • Packer grocer
  • Paid Domestic
  • Shorthand Typist

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

Grodsky Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Grodsky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grodsky 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 644 immigration records available for the last name Grodsky. 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 618 military records available for the last name Grodsky. For the veterans among your Grodsky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grodsky Life Expectancy

What is the average Grodsky lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Grodsky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Grodsky in 1962 was 69, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grodsky

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