Groft Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin; perhaps an altered form of Croft.

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


Similar surnames: Croft, Grist, Grohs, Trout, Kroft, Grout, Groff, Craft, Looft, Proft

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Groft Family Origin

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Groft Family Occupations

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  • Prison Warden

    100%

In 1881, the most common Groft occupation in the UK was Prison Warden. 100% of Groft's were Prison Wardens.

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Groft Historical Records

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Groft Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, Groft life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Groft in 1958 was 51, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Groft

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