Grunby Family History

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Grunby 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: Gunby, Grundy, Granby, Graney, Prunty, Truby, Grube, Grubbe, Brumby

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Grunby Family Origin

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Grunby Family Occupations

What did your Grunby ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Stevedore and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Grunby.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Stevedore

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Grunby Historical Records

What Grunby family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 123 census records available for the last name Grunby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grunby 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 49 immigration records available for the last name Grunby. 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 17 military records available for the last name Grunby. For the veterans among your Grunby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grunby Life Expectancy

What is the average Grunby lifespan?

Between 2000 and 2001, in the United States, Grunby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Grunby in 2000 was 94, and 95 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grunby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grunby 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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