Grody Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of MacGrody, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Rodaigh ‘son of Rodach’, a personal name from rod ‘strong’. Polish: habitational name from any of various places called Grody, named with grody ‘castles’.

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

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Grody Family Origin

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Grody Family Occupations

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  • All Kinds Of Work

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%

In 1880, the most common Grody occupation in the USA was All Kinds Of Work. 33% of Grody's were All Kinds Of Works. A less common occupation for the Grody family was Farmer. All Kinds Of Work and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Grody.

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Grody Historical Records

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Grody Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Grody life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Grody in 1952 was 46, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grody

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