Groskopf Family History

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Groskopf Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Grosskopf.

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


Similar surnames: Grosskopf, Roskopf, Rothkopf, Krauskopf, Group, Grodsky, Kossoff

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Groskopf Family Origin

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Groskopf Family Occupations

What did your Groskopf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Groskopf family was Carpenter. At Home, Blakshmidt and Butter Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Groskopf. The most common Groskopf occupation in the USA was At Home. 8% of Groskopf's were At Homes.

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  • At Home

    8%
  • Blakshmidt

    8%
  • Butter Dealer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%

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

Groskopf Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Groskopf Life Expectancy

What is the average Groskopf lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Groskopf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Groskopf in 1961 was 58, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Groskopf

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Groskopf 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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