Gruby Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Gruby Family Origin

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Gruby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Farm Labor

    11%
  • Fisherman

    11%
  • Harnes Maker

    11%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Labor and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gruby. The most common Gruby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Gruby's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gruby family was Harnes Maker.

Source: Census data for Gruby | Data not to scale

Gruby Historical Records

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Gruby Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Gruby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Gruby in 1964 was 74, and 42 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gruby

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