Gruetzmacher Family History

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Gruetzmacher Name Meaning

German (also Grützmacher): occupational name for a producer (miller) of grits or groats, from a standardized form of Middle Low German grüt(te)maker.

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


Similar surnames: Grutzmacher, Hutmacher, Grueter, Essenmacher, Radmacher, Stellmacher

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Gruetzmacher Family Origin

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Gruetzmacher Family Occupations

What did your Gruetzmacher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gruetzmacher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Gruetzmacher's were Farmers. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gruetzmacher. A less common occupation for the Gruetzmacher family was Street Car Driver.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Street Car Driver

    17%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gruetzmacher ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Gruetzmacher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gruetzmacher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gruetzmacher census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Gruetzmacher. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Gruetzmacher. For the veterans among your Gruetzmacher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gruetzmacher Life Expectancy

What is the average Gruetzmacher lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Gruetzmacher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gruetzmacher in 1947 was 44, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gruetzmacher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gruetzmacher ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Gruetzmacher Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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