Grewe Family History

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Grewe Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant of Grew. German: variant of Greve.

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


Similar surnames: Greve, Growe, Grebe, Grawe, Crewe, Grew, Grefe, Crewse, Greif, Greek

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Grewe Family Origin

Where is the Grewe family from?

Grewe Family Occupations

What did your Grewe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Grewe occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 18% of Grewe's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Farmer and Barkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grewe. A less common occupation for the Grewe family was Blacksmith And Farmer.

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  • Carpenter

    18%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Barkeeper

    6%
  • Blacksmith And Farmer

    6%

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

Grewe Historical Records

What Grewe family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Grewe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grewe census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Grewe

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Grewe. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Grewe. For the veterans among your Grewe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grewe Life Expectancy

What is the average Grewe lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Grewe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Grewe in 1958 was 56, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grewe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grewe ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Grewe Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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