Grutz Family History

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Grutz 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: Rutz, Gratz, Gritz, Gretz, Grotz, Gutz, Krutz, Britz, Ruth, Gruss

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Grutz Family Origin

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Grutz Family Occupations

What did your Grutz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Grutz. 37% of Grutz men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Grutz women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Grutz were Bench Work and Factory Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    37%
  • Salesman
    16%
  • In Inst
    11%
  • Bench Work
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    25%
  • Assembler
    13%
  • Bookkeeper
    13%
  • Factory Worker
    13%

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

Grutz Historical Records

What Grutz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 538 census records available for the last name Grutz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grutz 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 205 immigration records available for the last name Grutz. 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 377 military records available for the last name Grutz. For the veterans among your Grutz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grutz Life Expectancy

What is the average Grutz lifespan?

Between 1972 and 2003, in the United States, Grutz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Grutz in 1972 was 72, and 71 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grutz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grutz 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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