Gruna Family History

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Gruna Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Gruca, Grana, Gruba, Grund, Grona, Gauna, Grun, Bruna, Rana, Gunn

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Gruna Family Origin

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Gruna Family Occupations

What did your Gruna ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gruna. 17% of Gruna men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Gruna women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gruna were Famer and Salesgirl

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    17%
  • Farmer
    12%
  • Builder
    6%
  • Famer
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    20%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Porter
    20%
  • Salesgirl
    20%

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

Gruna Historical Records

What Gruna family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 363 census records available for the last name Gruna. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gruna 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 113 immigration records available for the last name Gruna. 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 33 military records available for the last name Gruna. For the veterans among your Gruna ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gruna Life Expectancy

What is the average Gruna lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Gruna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Gruna in 1963 was 62, and 69 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gruna

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gruna 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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