Gruhn Family History

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Gruhn Name Meaning

North German: variant spelling of Gruen.

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


Similar surnames: Grahn, Bruhn, Grun, Krohn, Kuhn, Green, Bruen, Ruen, Grohs, Brun

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Gruhn Family Origin

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Gruhn Family Occupations

What did your Gruhn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Baker, Carpenter and Dealer In Notions were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gruhn. A less common occupation for the Gruhn family was Farmer. The most common Gruhn occupation in the USA was Baker. 13% of Gruhn's were Bakers.

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  • Baker

    13%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Dealer In Notions

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%

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

Gruhn Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Gruhn

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Gruhn. 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 Gruhn. For the veterans among your Gruhn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gruhn Life Expectancy

What is the average Gruhn lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Gruhn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Gruhn in 1958 was 44, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gruhn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gruhn 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 Gruhn Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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