Gruwell Family History

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Gruwell Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Grüwel(l), an Alemannic form of Gruevel. Possibly an altered spelling of Dutch Grouwels or Grauwels, a nickname from Middle Dutch gruwel ‘fright’, ‘terror’.

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


Similar surnames: Rosell, Grewell, Gruel, Laswell, Rodell, Rudell, Gowell, Grell

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Gruwell Family Origin

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Gruwell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Day Laborer

    3%
  • Druggist

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gruwell. A less common occupation for the Gruwell family was Druggist. The most common Gruwell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Gruwell's were Farmers.

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Gruwell Historical Records

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Gruwell Life Expectancy

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