Groothuis Family History

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Groothuis Name Meaning

Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived in or by a large house, from Middle Dutch grot ‘large’, ‘great’ + hous ‘house’.

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


Similar surnames: Grothaus, Grooters, Bulthuis, Groot, Kruis, Grosshans, Grotheer

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Groothuis Family Origin

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Groothuis Family Occupations

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Groothuis Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Groothuis Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Groothuis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Groothuis in 1962 was 77, and 77 in 2004.

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