Groen Name Meaning

Dutch: nickname for someone who habitually dressed in green, from Middle Dutch groene ‘green’. North German (Grön): variant of Grün (see Gruen).

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


Similar surnames: Gruen, Green, Groene, Goen, Roen, Groll, Grahn, Goosen, Grun, Rolen

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Groen Family Origin

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Groen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Shoemaker

    17%
  • Beer Saloon

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Groen family was Beer Saloon. The most common Groen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Groen's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Groen.

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Groen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Groen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Groen in 1960 was 68, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Groen

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