Groh Name Meaning

German: nickname for a grizzled or gray-haired man, from Middle High German gra ‘gray’.

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

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Groh Family Origin

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Groh Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Tailor

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Groh. A less common occupation for the Groh family was Blacksmith. The most common Groh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Groh's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Groh | Data not to scale

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Groh Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Groh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Groh in 1940 was 32, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Groh

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