Gruters Family History

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Gruters 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: Gruber, Grueter, Wouters, Gruner, Grooters, Grater, Rutgers, Gruver

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Gruters Family Origin

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Gruters Family Occupations

What did your Gruters ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Carpenter and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gruters. 19% of Gruters men worked as a Carpenter and 50% of Gruters women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gruters were Engineer and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Carpenter
    19%
  • Clerk
    19%
  • Armorias
    10%
  • Engineer
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    50%
  • Housekeeper
    25%
  • Housewife
    25%

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

Gruters Historical Records

What Gruters family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 119 census records available for the last name Gruters. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gruters 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 53 immigration records available for the last name Gruters. 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 58 military records available for the last name Gruters. For the veterans among your Gruters ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gruters Life Expectancy

What is the average Gruters lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2001, in the United States, Gruters life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Gruters in 1963 was 86, and 82 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gruters

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gruters 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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