Grosch Family History

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Grosch Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German, Middle Low German grosch ‘groschen’, a gold or silver coin, a metonymic occupational name for a moneyer, or possibly a nickname for an avaricious person.

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


Similar surnames: Grosh, Frosch, Gosch, Krosch, Hosch, Rasch, Losch, Rusch, Frisch

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Grosch Family Origin

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Grosch Family Occupations

What did your Grosch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Grosch family was Saloon Keeper. The most common Grosch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 12% of Grosch's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grosch.

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Grocer

    6%
  • Saloon Keeper

    6%

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

Grosch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Grosch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grosch 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Grosch. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Grosch. For the veterans among your Grosch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grosch Life Expectancy

What is the average Grosch lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Grosch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Grosch in 1946 was 72, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grosch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grosch 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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