Grunaway Family History

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Grunaway 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: Gannaway, Greenaway, Dunaway, Ganaway, Gunawan, Granata, Greenway

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Grunaway Family Origin

Where is the Grunaway family from?

Grunaway Family Occupations

What did your Grunaway ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Brass Cabitt Maker Retired and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Grunaway. 50% of Grunaway men worked as a Brass Cabitt Maker Retired and 67% of Grunaway women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Grunaway were Fire Insurance Surveyor and Welder Aluminium Learner

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Brass Cabitt Maker Retired
    50%
  • Fire Insurance Surveyor
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    67%
  • Welder Aluminium Learner
    34%

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

Grunaway Historical Records

What Grunaway family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 85 census records available for the last name Grunaway. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grunaway 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 Grunaway

Passenger List

There are 9 immigration records available for the last name Grunaway. 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 7 military records available for the last name Grunaway. For the veterans among your Grunaway ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grunaway Life Expectancy

What is the average Grunaway lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grunaway 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grunaway

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