Grewe Family History

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Grewe Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant of Grew. German: variant of Greve.

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

Similar surnames: Greve, Growe, Grebe, Grawe, Crewe, Grew, Grefe, Crewse, Greif, Greek

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Grewe Family Origin

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Grewe Family Occupations

What did your Grewe ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Grewe. 35% of Grewe men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Grewe women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Grewe were Farming and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Machinist
  • Farming

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Stenographer
  • Farmer
  • Cook

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Grewe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Grewe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grewe 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Grewe. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Grewe. For the veterans among your Grewe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grewe Life Expectancy

What is the average Grewe lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Grewe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Grewe in 1958 was 56, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grewe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grewe 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.

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