Grossmann Family History

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Grossmann Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): descriptive nickname for a large man, from gross ‘large’ (see Gross) + Mann ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Grossman, Rossmann, Grosshans, Rosemann, Weissmann, Rosman, Grosman

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Grossmann Family Origin

Where is the Grossmann family from?

Grossmann Family Occupations

What did your Grossmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Grossmann occupation in the UK was Commercial Traveller. 50% of Grossmann's were Commercial Travellers. Commercial Traveller and Superintendent Of Hotel were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Grossmann.

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  • Commercial Traveller

  • Superintendent Of Hotel


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

Grossmann Historical Records

What Grossmann family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Grossmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grossmann 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 11,000 immigration records available for the last name Grossmann. 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 10,000 military records available for the last name Grossmann. For the veterans among your Grossmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grossmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Grossmann lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Grossmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Grossmann in 1950 was 48, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grossmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grossmann 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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