Gronlund Family History

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Gronlund Name Meaning

Swedish (Grönlund): ornamental name composed of the elements grön ‘green’ + lund ‘grove’. Norwegian and Danish (Grønlund): ornamental name, or a habitational name from any of numerous places so named; the name is a compound of grønn ‘green’ + lund ‘grove’.

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

Similar surnames: Granlund, Rowland, Roslund, Skoglund, Fredlund, Rosenlund, Hoglund

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Gronlund Family Origin

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Gronlund Family Occupations

What did your Gronlund ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Agent were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Gronlund. 47% of Gronlund men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Gronlund women worked as an Agent. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gronlund were Edgerman and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Edgerman

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Agent
  • Cook

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

Gronlund Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gronlund. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gronlund 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Gronlund. 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 492 military records available for the last name Gronlund. For the veterans among your Gronlund ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gronlund Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Gronlund life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gronlund in 1950 was 56, and 84 in 2004.

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