Grona Family History

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Grona Name Meaning

Perhaps a respelling of German Grone, or a habitational name from any of several places named Gronau.

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

Similar surnames: Gronau, Grone, Grana, Arola, Groll, Rana, Orona, Roza, Broda, Troia

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Grona Family Origin

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Grona Family Occupations

What did your Grona ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Institutrice were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Grona. 42% of Grona men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Grona women worked as an Institutrice. Some less common occupations for Americans named Grona were Blacksmith and Milliner

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Clerk
  • Artilleur
  • Blacksmith

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Institutrice
  • Laborer
  • Milliner

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

Grona Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Grona. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grona 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 234 immigration records available for the last name Grona. 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 266 military records available for the last name Grona. For the veterans among your Grona ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grona Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Grona life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Grona in 1955 was 57, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grona

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grona 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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