Groot Name Meaning

Dutch: nickname for a big man, from Middle Dutch grot ‘great’, ‘large’.

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


Similar surnames: Groat, Root, Proft, Groth, Grose, Great, Stroot, Boot, Groll, Smoot

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Groot Family Origin

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Groot Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%
  • Grocer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Groot. The most common Groot occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Groot's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Groot family was Keeping House.

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Groot Historical Records

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Groot Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, Groot life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Groot in 1956 was 37, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Groot

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