Groark Family History

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Groark Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Ruaire, a patronymic from a personal name derived from Norse Hrothrekr (see Roderick). Compare O’Rourke.

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


Similar surnames: Roark, Rork, Rourk, Ruark, Rock, Garb, Brack, Raak, O'roark, Grass

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Groark Family Origin

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Groark Family Occupations

What did your Groark ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Groark occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 20% of Groark's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Groark family was Section Boss Rr. Carpenter, Dress Maker and Puddler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Groark.

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  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Dress Maker

    20%
  • Puddler

    20%
  • Section Boss Rr

    20%

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

Groark Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Groark. 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 Groark. For the veterans among your Groark ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Groark Life Expectancy

What is the average Groark lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Groark life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Groark in 1945 was 41, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Groark

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Groark 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.

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