Grossenbacher Family History

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Grossenbacher Name Meaning

Swiss German: habitational name from a place called Grossenbach.

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


Similar surnames: Wolfenbarger, Brubacher, Mehlenbacher, Bollenbach, Rosenberger

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Grossenbacher Family Origin

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Grossenbacher Family Occupations

What did your Grossenbacher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Grossenbacher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 86% of Grossenbacher's were Farmers. Farmer and Farms were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Grossenbacher.

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  • Farmer

    86%
  • Farms

    14%

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Grossenbacher Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Grossenbacher Life Expectancy

What is the average Grossenbacher lifespan?

Average Grossenbacher life expectancy in 2004 was 58 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grossenbacher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grossenbacher 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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