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Groseclose Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Grossklos (Gross Klaus ‘big Klaus’), probably a distinguishing nickname for the larger (or older) of two bearers of the personal name Klaus in the same family.

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


Similar surnames: Grosshans, Grosenick, Close, Rosell, Froese, Gresens, Roscoe, Glose

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Groseclose Family Origin

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Groseclose Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Groseclose family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Groseclose. The most common Groseclose occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Groseclose's were Farmers.

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Groseclose Life Expectancy

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