Gronlund Family History

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Gronlund Name Meaning

Swedish (Grönlund): ornamental name composed of the elements grön ‘green’ + lund ‘grove’. Norwegian and Danish (Grønlund): ornamental name, or a habitational name from any of numerous places so named; the name is a compound of grønn ‘green’ + lund ‘grove’.

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


Similar surnames: Granlund, Rowland, Roslund, Skoglund, Fredlund, Rosenlund, Hoglund

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Gronlund Family Origin

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Gronlund Family Occupations

What did your Gronlund ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Cabinet Maker and Clerk In Store were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gronlund. The most common Gronlund occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 33% of Gronlund's were Cabinet Makers. A less common occupation for the Gronlund family was Tailor.

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  • Cabinet Maker

    33%
  • Clerk In Store

    33%
  • Tailor

    33%

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Gronlund Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gronlund Life Expectancy

What is the average Gronlund lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Gronlund life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gronlund in 1950 was 56, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gronlund 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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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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