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Grom Name Meaning

Polish and Slovenian: nickname for a noisy or obstreperous person, from grom ‘thunder’, ‘crashing’, ‘loud noise’. This name is also found in German-speaking countries.

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


Similar surnames: Grof, Krom, Gram, Grum, Gros, Grim, Trim, Krol, Brum, Orum

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Grom Family Origin

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Grom Family Occupations

What did your Grom ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Tin Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grom. The most common Grom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Grom's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Grom family was At Tin Smith.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Baker

    12%
  • Tin Smith

    8%
  • At Tin Smith

    4%

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

Grom Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Grom Life Expectancy

What is the average Grom lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Grom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Grom in 1952 was 53, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grom 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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