Grue Name Meaning

French: possibly a nickname for a tall thin man, from grue ‘crane’.

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


Similar surnames: Brue, Prue, Gruel, Gue, Gruen, Rue, Mruk, Brun, Cruze, Krum

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Grue Family Origin

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Grue Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Grue family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grue. The most common Grue occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Grue's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Grue | Data not to scale

Grue Historical Records

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Grue Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Grue life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Grue in 1960 was 51, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grue

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