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Grover Name Meaning

North German: occupational name for a ditch or grave digger, from Middle Low German grove ‘hollow’, ‘grave’. Americanized form of German and Swiss Gruber. Southern English: topographic name for someone who lived by a grove, a variant of Grove 1 + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant. Indian (Panjab): Hindu and Sikh name of unknown origin.

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

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Grover Family Origin

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Grover Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grover. The most common Grover occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Grover's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Grover family was Carpenter.

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Grover Life Expectancy

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