Groos Name Meaning

North German: variant of Gross 1.

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


Similar surnames: Gros, Grohs, Goos, Roos, Gross, Groth, Kloos, Grosse, Goes, Fross

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Groos Family Origin

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Groos Family Occupations

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  • Foreign Merchant

    50%
  • Tailor

    50%

In 1881, Foreign Merchant and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Groos. The most common Groos occupation in the UK was Foreign Merchant. 50% of Groos's were Foreign Merchants.

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Groos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Groos in 1962 was 49, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Groos

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