Groen Name Meaning

Dutch: nickname for someone who habitually dressed in green, from Middle Dutch groene ‘green’. North German (Grön): variant of Grün (see Gruen).

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


Similar surnames: Gruen, Green, Groene, Goen, Roen, Groll, Grahn, Goosen, Grun, Rolen

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Groen Family Origin

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Groen Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Tailor

    33%

In 1881, Baker and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Groen. A less common occupation for the Groen family was Tailor. The most common Groen occupation in the UK was Baker. 33% of Groen's were Bakers.

Source: Census data for Groen | Data not to scale

Groen Historical Records

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Groen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Groen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Groen in 1960 was 68, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Groen

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