Groth Name Meaning

North German, Dutch, and Danish: nickname for a large man, from Low German grot(h). Compare Gross.

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

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Groth Family Origin

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Groth Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Groth family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Groth. The most common Groth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Groth's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Groth | Data not to scale

Groth Historical Records

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Groth Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Groth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Groth in 1951 was 51, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Groth

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