Grosvenor Family History

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Grosvenor Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): status name for a person who was in charge of the arrangements for hunting on a lord’s estate, from Anglo-Norman French gros ‘great’, ‘chief’ (see Gross) + veneo(u)r ‘hunter’ (Latin venator, from venari ‘to hunt’).

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

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Grosvenor Family Origin

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Grosvenor Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Agt. American Trust Society

    2%
  • Banker

    2%

In 1880, the most common Grosvenor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Grosvenor's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Grosvenor family was Banker. Farmer, Keeping House and Agt. American Trust Society were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grosvenor.

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Grosvenor Historical Records

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Grosvenor Life Expectancy

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