Grothe Family History

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Grothe Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: variant of Groth.

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

Similar surnames: Grote, Grotte, Groth, Grott, Grohe, Groene, Goth, Grone, Bothe, Grove

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Grothe Family Origin

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Grothe Family Occupations

What did your Grothe ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, sweeper (munici was the top reported job for people in the UK named Grothe. 50% of Grothe men worked as a sweeper (munici

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • sweeper (munici
  • Nursery market Gardener (own

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

Grothe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Grothe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grothe 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Grothe. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Grothe. For the veterans among your Grothe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grothe Life Expectancy

What is the average Grothe lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Grothe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Grothe in 1953 was 53, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grothe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grothe 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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