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Groshans Name Meaning

German: literally ‘big Hans’ a distinguishing name for the older or larger of two bearers of the same personal name, Hans, a reduced form of Johannes, German equivalent of John.

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


Similar surnames: Grosshans, Grosjean, Rosman, Grogan, Gross, Goshen, Gresens, Grothaus

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Groshans Family Origin

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Groshans Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    14%
  • Cigar Maker

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Farming

    14%

In 1880, the most common Groshans occupation in the USA was Baker. 14% of Groshans's were Bakers. Baker, Cigar Maker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Groshans. A less common occupation for the Groshans family was Farming.

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Groshans Historical Records

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Groshans Life Expectancy

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