Grotenhuis Family History

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Grotenhuis Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Groothuis.

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

Similar surnames: Gresens, Gentis, Grothe, Tennis, Rodenburg, Groothuis, Nienhuis

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Grotenhuis Family Origin

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Grotenhuis Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Grotenhuis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Grotenhuis's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Grotenhuis family was Retired Farmer. Farmer, Laborer and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grotenhuis.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Painter

  • Retired Farmer


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Grotenhuis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Grotenhuis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grotenhuis 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Grotenhuis. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Grotenhuis. For the veterans among your Grotenhuis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grotenhuis Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Grotenhuis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Grotenhuis in 1963 was 64, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grotenhuis

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