Grom Name Meaning

Polish and Slovenian: nickname for a noisy or obstreperous person, from grom ‘thunder’, ‘crashing’, ‘loud noise’. This name is also found in German-speaking countries.

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


Similar surnames: Grof, Krom, Gram, Grum, Gros, Grim, Trim, Krol, Brum, Orum

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Grom Family Origin

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Grom Family Occupations

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  • Coal Dealer

    33%
  • Dressmaker

    33%
  • Teamster

    33%

In 1881, the most common Grom occupation in Canada was Coal Dealer. 33% of Grom's were Coal Dealers. A less common occupation for the Grom family was Teamster. Coal Dealer and Dressmaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Grom.

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Grom Historical Records

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Grom Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Grom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Grom in 1952 was 53, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grom

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