Grossman Family History

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Grossman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): descriptive nickname for a large man (see Grossmann).

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


Similar surnames: Grossmann, Grosman, Crossman, Gosman, Rossman, Rosman, Grobman

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Grossman Family Origin

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Grossman Family Occupations

What did your Grossman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grossman. The most common Grossman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Grossman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Grossman family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Grossman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Grossman Life Expectancy

What is the average Grossman lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Grossman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Grossman in 1942 was 41, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grossman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grossman 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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