Grohs Family History

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Grohs Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Gross. Altered form of German Groh.

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

Similar surnames: Gros, Rohs, Grohe, Gross, Groos, Vohs, Groh, Grahn, Group, Grass

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Grohs Family Origin

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Grohs Family Occupations

What did your Grohs ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Brewer and Cigar Manufacturer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grohs. A less common occupation for the Grohs family was Dairyman. The most common Grohs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Grohs's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Brewer

  • Cigar Manufacturer

  • Dairyman


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

Grohs Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Grohs. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grohs 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 572 immigration records available for the last name Grohs. 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 776 military records available for the last name Grohs. For the veterans among your Grohs ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grohs Life Expectancy

What is the average Grohs lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Grohs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Grohs in 1951 was 51, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grohs

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grohs 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.

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