Groch Family History

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Groch Name Meaning

occupational name or nickname for someone who grew peas, from Polish, Sorbian groch ‘pea’. from a pet form of a personal name such as Grodzislaw.

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

Similar surnames: Grech, Goch, Grosh, Grosch, Roch, Brosch, Krock, Rock, Croce, Roche

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Groch Family Origin

Where is the Groch family from?

Groch Family Occupations

What did your Groch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Artictect, Coal Dealer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Groch. The most common Groch occupation in the USA was Artictect. 25% of Groch's were Artictects. A less common occupation for the Groch family was School Teacher.

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  • Artictect

  • Coal Dealer

  • Farmer

  • School Teacher


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

Groch Historical Records

What Groch family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Groch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Groch 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 639 immigration records available for the last name Groch. 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 680 military records available for the last name Groch. For the veterans among your Groch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Groch Life Expectancy

What is the average Groch lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Groch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Groch in 1963 was 53, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Groch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Groch 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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