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Groninger Name Meaning

German (also Gröninger): habitational name for someone from Groningen (Netherlands) or from Gröningen near Halberstadt (Thuringia), or perhaps a nickname for an immature person, from Middle Low German gröninc, literally ‘greenling’.

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


Similar surnames: Kroninger, Greninger, Cloninger, Gremminger, Moninger, Brensinger

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Groninger Family Origin

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Groninger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Building Turnpike

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Groninger. A less common occupation for the Groninger family was Building Turnpike. The most common Groninger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Groninger's were Farmers.

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Groninger Historical Records

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Groninger Life Expectancy

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