Gruvis Family History

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Gruvis 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: Gruis, Gruss, Rubis, Travis, Grivas, Kruis, Rudis, Gravois, Graves

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Gruvis Family Origin

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Gruvis Family Occupations

What did your Gruvis ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Waitress was the top reported job for people in the US named Gruvis. 50% of Gruvis women worked as a Waitress

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Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
  • Winder

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

Gruvis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13 census records available for the last name Gruvis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gruvis 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 6 immigration records available for the last name Gruvis. 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 4 military records available for the last name Gruvis. For the veterans among your Gruvis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gruvis Life Expectancy

What is the average Gruvis lifespan?

Between 1979 and 1987, in the United States, Gruvis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Gruvis in 1979 was 85, and 91 in 1987.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gruvis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gruvis 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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