De Groff Family History

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De Groff Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Dutch De Graaf. The vowel change is a common feature of New York Dutch, i.e. the lowering of long a, -aa- becoming -aw-.

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

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De Groff Family Origin

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De Groff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common De Groff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of De Groff's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the De Groff family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by De Groff.

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De Groff Life Expectancy

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