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Grogg Family History

Grogg Name Meaning
German and Swiss German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name derived from Gothic hrukjan ‘to crow’ or related to Middle High German rohen ‘to roar’, ‘cry (in battle)’, probably originally a byname for a warrior (as the name may also be cognate with Gothic hrotheigs ‘victorious’).

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

38,277 Historical Documents with Grogg on Ancestry.com
9,057 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,592 Military Records
299 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Grogg Families

  • Number of Grogg families
     22 - 42
     8 - 21
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Grogg families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Grogg last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Grogg Family Origin

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Grogg Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Grogg

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Grogg Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Grogg Civil War Service Records

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