Grober Family History

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Grober Name Meaning

German (Gröber): habitational name for someone from any of various places, for example near Potsdam and Jena, named Gröber, or from either of the places near Bitterfeld or Meissen called Gröbern. German (Gröber): variant of Graber 1. North German: variant of Grover.

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


Similar surnames: Grover, Graber, Greber, Gruber, Kroner, Ober, Kober, Stober, Graner

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Grober Family Origin

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Grober Family Occupations

What did your Grober ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Grober family was Shoe Maker. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grober. The most common Grober occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Grober's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Shoe Maker

    7%

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

Grober Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Grober. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grober 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 Grober. 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 Grober. For the veterans among your Grober ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grober Life Expectancy

What is the average Grober lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Grober life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Grober in 1959 was 58, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grober

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grober 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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