Groshong Family History

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Groshong Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Grosjean.

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


Similar surnames: Bushong, Goshen, Glosson, Deshong, Groshek, Grosh, Roshon, Going

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Groshong Family Origin

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Groshong Family Occupations

What did your Groshong ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Groshong. A less common occupation for the Groshong family was Farm Work. The most common Groshong occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Groshong's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Farm Work

    5%

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

Groshong Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Groshong Life Expectancy

What is the average Groshong lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Groshong life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Groshong in 1951 was 47, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Groshong

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Groshong 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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