Groesbeck Family History

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Groesbeck Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from Groesbeek, south of Nijmegen.

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


Similar surnames: Reeck, Holbeck, Rosenbeck, Goldbeck, Raisbeck, Robeck, Brobeck

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Groesbeck Family Origin

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Groesbeck Family Occupations

What did your Groesbeck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Groesbeck family was Carpenter. The most common Groesbeck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Groesbeck's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Groesbeck.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

United States shown, England data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Groesbeck ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Groesbeck Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Groesbeck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Groesbeck 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Groesbeck. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Groesbeck. For the veterans among your Groesbeck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Groesbeck Life Expectancy

What is the average Groesbeck lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Groesbeck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Groesbeck in 1960 was 55, and 54 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Groesbeck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Groesbeck 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.

Famous Groesbeck Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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