Gruse Name Meaning

Probably a variant of German Gruss.

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

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Gruse Family Origin

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Gruse Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    14%
  • Bagagemaster

    7%
  • Boiler Maker

    7%
  • Cabinet Maker

    7%

In 1880, the most common Gruse occupation in the USA was Laborer. 14% of Gruse's were Laborers. Laborer, Bagagemaster and Boiler Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gruse. A less common occupation for the Gruse family was Cabinet Maker.

Source: Census data for Gruse | Data not to scale

Gruse Historical Records

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Gruse Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Gruse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Gruse in 1960 was 42, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gruse

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