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Grambo Family History

Grambo Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead so named in Trysil, of unknown etymology.

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


Similar surnames: Granby, Gram, Grabe, Grabow, Gramm, Grum, Gramke, Ramo, Rumbo, Grado

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Where is the Grambo family from?

You can see how Grambo families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Grambo family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Grambo families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Grambo family living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Grambo's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Grambo families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Grambo surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Grambo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Grambo. 58% of Grambo men worked as a Laborer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    58%
  • Farmer
    29%
  • Carpenter
    15%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Grambo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grambo 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 148 immigration records available for the last name Grambo. 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 124 military records available for the last name Grambo. For the veterans among your Grambo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Grambo lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Grambo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Grambo in 1964 was 73, and 83 in 2004.

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