Gruba Name Meaning

Polish: from gruby ‘big’, ‘coarse’, ‘thick’, hence a nickname referring either to an individual’s physical appearance or to his coarse behavior.

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


Similar surnames: Gruca, Ryba, Guba, Grubb, Gaba, Guza, Giba, Hruby, Suba, Hruza

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Gruba Family Origin

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Gruba Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Baker

    17%
  • Cleaning Out

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

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In 1880, the most common Gruba occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Gruba's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gruba family was Laborer. Farmer, Baker and Cleaning Out were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gruba.

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Gruba Historical Records

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Gruba Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Gruba life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Gruba in 1963 was 81, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gruba

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