Grone Family History

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Grone Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Grone near Göttingen or other places so named in Lower Saxony. North German: variant of Grün (see Gruen). North German: unflattering nickname for a lecher, from Middle Low German grone ‘lascivious’.

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

Similar surnames: Grove, Drone, Groner, Grona, Krone, Grine, Groll, Garone, Grode

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Grone Family Origin

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Grone Family Occupations

What did your Grone ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Brewer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grone. The most common Grone occupation in the USA was Brewer. 13% of Grone's were Brewers. A less common occupation for the Grone family was Cartman.

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  • Brewer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Cartman


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

Grone Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Grone. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grone 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Grone. 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 Grone. For the veterans among your Grone ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grone Life Expectancy

What is the average Grone lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Grone life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Grone in 1959 was 55, and 91 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grone

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grone 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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