Grunder Family History

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Grunder Name Meaning

Swiss German (also Gründer): variant of the topographic name Grund, the -er suffix denoting an inhabitant.

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

Similar surnames: Gruner, Gruber, Graner, Grunden, Gander, Runser, Brunger, Grindel

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Grunder Family Origin

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Grunder Family Occupations

What did your Grunder ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Grunder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Grunder's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grunder. A less common occupation for the Grunder family was Dress Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Brewer

  • Dress Maker


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Grunder ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Grunder Historical Records

What Grunder family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Grunder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grunder 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Grunder. 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 Grunder. For the veterans among your Grunder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grunder Life Expectancy

What is the average Grunder lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Grunder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Grunder in 1963 was 78, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grunder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grunder 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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