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Grunke Family History

Grunke Name Meaning
German (Grünke): possibly a standardized form of Low German Groenke or Greunke.

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

6,406 Historical Documents with Grunke on Ancestry.com
2,345 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
258 Military Records
298 Immigration Records
1,445 Census and Voter Lists
2,060 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Grunke Families

  • Number of Grunke families
     8 - 14
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Grunke last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Grunke census records

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Grunke Family Origin

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Grunke Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Grunke families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Grunke

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Grunke Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Grunke census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Grunke ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Military Service by Grunke

Did the Grunkes fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

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