Gronseth Family History

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Gronseth Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads, notably in central Norway, named Gronseth, from grøn ‘green’ + set ‘farmland’.

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


Similar surnames: Stenseth, Roseth, Borseth, Forseth, Greseth, Finseth, Bremseth

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Gronseth Family Origin

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Gronseth Family Occupations

What did your Gronseth ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gronseth. 50% of Gronseth men worked as a Farmer and 43% of Gronseth women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gronseth were Farm Laborer and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    50%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Farm Hand
    8%
  • Farm Laborer
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    43%
  • Stenographer
    29%
  • Housekeeper
    29%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Gronseth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gronseth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gronseth 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 442 immigration records available for the last name Gronseth. 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 163 military records available for the last name Gronseth. For the veterans among your Gronseth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gronseth Life Expectancy

What is the average Gronseth lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gronseth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Gronseth in 1963 was 77, and 84 in 2004.

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