Grunau Family History

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Grunau 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: Gronau, Grau, Granat, Gruner, Pruneau, Gruca, Grana, Gruba, Grabau

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Grunau Family Origin

Where is the Grunau family from?

Grunau Family Occupations

What did your Grunau ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Aircraft Work and Domestic Duties Unpaid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Grunau. 50% of Grunau men worked as an Aircraft Work

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Aircraft Work
  • House Painter decorator

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Duties Unpaid

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

Grunau Historical Records

What Grunau family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 969 census records available for the last name Grunau. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grunau census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Grunau

Passenger List

There are 446 immigration records available for the last name Grunau. 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 Grunau. For the veterans among your Grunau ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grunau Life Expectancy

What is the average Grunau lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Grunau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Grunau in 1957 was 59, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grunau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grunau 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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