Groh Name Meaning

German: nickname for a grizzled or gray-haired man, from Middle High German gra ‘gray’.

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


Similar surnames: Grob, Kroh, Groth, Froh, Roh, Gros, Grof, Grohs, Frohn, Rohn

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Groh Family Origin

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Groh Family Occupations

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  • General Dealer

    33%
  • Grocer And Cheesemonger

    33%
  • Tailors Cutter

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Groh family was Tailors Cutter. General Dealer and Grocer And Cheesemonger were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Groh. The most common Groh occupation in the UK was General Dealer. 33% of Groh's were General Dealers.

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Groh Historical Records

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Groh Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Groh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Groh in 1940 was 32, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Groh

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