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Groven Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads, so named from Old Norse gróf ‘pit’, ‘hollow’ (originally ‘stream’ by which a hollow is eroded).

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


Similar surnames: Graven, Grove, Greven, Groden, Grover, Goben, Provan, Rosen, Coven

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Groven Family Origin

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Groven Family Occupations

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  • Boatman (Barge)

    50%
  • Builder Employing 2 Men

    50%

In 1881, Boatman (Barge) and Builder Employing 2 Men were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Groven. The most common Groven occupation in the UK was Boatman (Barge). 50% of Groven's were Boatman (Barge)s.

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Groven Historical Records

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Groven Life Expectancy

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