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Groening Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German grönink ‘yellowhammer’ (a species of bunting), a metonymic occupational name for a bird catcher, or perhaps a nickname.

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


Similar surnames: Kroening, Greving, Breeding, Koenig, Bruening, Froning, Groeneweg

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Groening Family Origin

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Groening Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • At Home

    14%
  • Baker

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Groening family was Keeping House. The most common Groening occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Groening's were Farmers. Farmer, At Home and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Groening.

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Groening Historical Records

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Groening Life Expectancy

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