Group Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Grupp, a variant of Gropp 1, or Krupp 2. This name is concentrated in PA.

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

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Group Family Origin

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Group Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

In 1880, the most common Group occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Group's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Group. A less common occupation for the Group family was Blacksmith.

Source: Census data for Group | Data not to scale

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Group Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Group life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Group in 1963 was 88, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Group

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