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Gropius Family History

Gropius 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: Brosius, Gross, Rodis, Grapes, Gropp, Gropper, Groppe, Gros, Grounds

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Where is the Gropius family from?

You can see how Gropius families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Gropius family name was found in the UK, and Scotland between 1871 and 1891. The most Gropius families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 4 Gropius families living in Kent. This was 100% of all the recorded Gropius's in United Kingdom. Kent had the highest population of Gropius families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Gropius surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Gropius ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gropius ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 44 census records available for the last name Gropius. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gropius census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 76 immigration records available for the last name Gropius. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 182 military records available for the last name Gropius. For the veterans among your Gropius ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Gropius lifespan?

Between 1969 and 1983, in the United States, Gropius life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Gropius in 1969 was 86, and 86 in 1983.

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