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Grossi Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of the nickname Grosso . This surname is also found in Corsica southern France and Croatia.

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


Similar surnames: Grassi, Grosso, Rossi, Troisi, Ossi, Rassi, Grassia, Grosser, Bross

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Where is the Grossi family from?

You can see how Grossi families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Grossi family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Grossi families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 9 Grossi families living in California. This was about 38% of all the recorded Grossi's in USA. California had the highest population of Grossi families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Grossi surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Grossi ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Grossi. 25% of Grossi men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Grossi women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Grossi were Tailor and Machine Operator. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    25%
  • New Worker
    6%
  • Truck Driver
    5%
  • Tailor
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • New Worker
    13%
  • Seamstress
    11%
  • Bookkeeper
    9%
  • Machine Operator
    7%
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Grossi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grossi census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Grossi. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Grossi. For the veterans among your Grossi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Grossi lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Grossi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Grossi in 1943 was 60, and 81 in 2004.

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