Grosz Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): nickname from Polish grosz, a coin of small value (see Grosh). Hungarian, Jewish (from Hungary), and Polish spelling of the German name Gross, a nickname meaning ‘large’.

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

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Grosz Family Origin

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Grosz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Cooper

    8%
  • Keeps House

    8%
  • At Home

    4%

In 1880, the most common Grosz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Grosz's were Farmers. Farmer, Cooper and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grosz. A less common occupation for the Grosz family was At Home.

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Grosz Historical Records

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Grosz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Grosz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Grosz in 1960 was 63, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grosz

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